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Donate to the Ottawa West-Nepean NDP

A successful campaign requires a strong financial plan. Donating every year allows our financial plan to move forward, and allows you to maximize on tax benefits. New Democrat campaigns don't benefit from the resources provided by large corporate and wealthy individual donors - our success comes from people like you. Don't wait until the campaigning begins; help us ensure a winning campaign from the start.
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Tax Credits & Limits

Provincial

Ontario political contribution tax credits are refundable. This means that excess refundable credits are usually payable even if you paid no Ontario income tax.

Goods and services may be considered a contribution and eligible for a tax credit. Click here for more information.

* The refundable Ontario tax credits for individual donations to a provincial political party in 2018 are:

  • 75% of the first $406 of total contributions;
  • 50% of the amount between $406 and $1,354 and
  • 33 ⅓% of the amount between $1,354 and $3,801.

The maximum annual contribution is $1,222 across all registered constituency associations of any one party.

Similarly, during a campaign period up to $1,222 can be donated to a single candidate or combination of candidates of any one party. Campaign contributions must be made through the campaign web site, not this site.

The maximum annual contribution to a central party is $1,222. Extra contributions are no longer allowed during campaign periods.

Provincial Donation Tax Credits
Donation Amount Net Cost to You Tax Credit *
$100 $25 $75
$150 $38 $112
$200 $50 $150
$300 $75 $225
$400 $101 $299
$500 $151 $349
$750 $276 $474
$1000 $401 $599
$1500 $679 $821
$2000 $1012 $988
$2500 $1346 $1154
$3026 $1696 $1330

Federal

The current maximum federal tax credit for an individual is $650. The maximum tax credit is obtained when contributions total $1,275.

Federal political contribution tax credits are non-refundable.

Goods and services may be considered a contribution and eligible for a tax credit. Click here for more information.

The non-refundable federal tax credits for individual donations to a federal political party are:

  • 75% of the first $400 of total contributions;
  • 50% of the amount between $400.01 and $750; and
  • 33 ⅓% of the amount between $750.01 and $1,275.

The maximum combined annual contribution across all electoral district associations, nomination contestants, and candidates for each political party is $1,575 for 2018.

The maximum annual contribution to a central party is $1,575.

Federal Donation Tax Credits
Donation Amount Net Cost to You Tax Credit †
$100 $25 $75
$150 $38 $112
$200 $50 $150
$300 $75 $225
$400 $100 $300
$500 $150 $350
$750 $275 $475
$1000 $442 $558
$1275 $625 $650
$1500 $850 $650
$2000 $1350 $650
$3000 $2350 $650

Tax credits also make donating easier, with up to 75% of your donation coming back to you.

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