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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.

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 2020 are:

  • 75% of the first $423 of total contributions;
  • 50% of the amount between $423 and $1,410 and
  • 33 ⅓% of the amount between $1,410 and $3,208.

The maximum annual contribution is $1,625 across all registered constituency associations of any one party.

Similarly, during a campaign period up to $1,625 can be donated to a single candidate or combination of candidates of any one party.

The maximum annual contribution to a central party is $1,625. Extra contributions are no longer allowed during campaign periods.

Donation AmountNet Cost to YouTax Credit
$100$25$75
$150$38$113
$200$50$150
$250$63$188
$300$75$225
$350$88$263
$400$100$300
$450$119$331
$500$144$356
$600$194$406
$700$244$456
$800$294$506
$900$344$556
$1,000$394$606
$1,200$494$706
$1,625$743$882

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.

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 tax credit is $650

The maximum combined annual contribution across all electoral district associations, nomination contestants, and candidates for each political party is $1,625 for 2020.

Donation AmountNet Cost to YouTax Credit
$100$25$75
$150$38$113
$200$50$150
$250$63$188
$300$75$225
$400$100$300
$500$150$350
$600$200$400
$750$275$475
$1,000$442$558
$1,250$608$642
$1,500$850$650
$1,625$975$650

The maximum annual contribution to a central party is $1,625.

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

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