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Gift to the Bow Valley SPCA

Did you know that for as little as $20 per month or 65¢ per day, you can Make A Difference in the life of a cat or a dog at the Bow Valley SPCA?

There are many options for planned giving that can provide you with tax benefits while helping the dogs and cats of the Bow Valley at the same time. A bequest to the Bow Valley SPCA will ensure the gift of "A New Leash on Life" for stray and abandoned animals. We can send you our brochure on planned giving on request.

To encourage charitable giving, CRA exempts donations of publicly listed securities to public charities from capital gains tax.

Additional information is available on the Government of Canada website.

A method of giving that is gaining popularity today is Planned Giving. In this area are gifts of:

Bequests through your will

Include the Bow Valley SPCA in your will.

Note: For more specific information, please contact us directly. We also encourage you to consult with a lawyer or other experts of your choice.

If you are considering a bequest in your will, the essential information you will need to give your lawyer is:

Bow Valley SPCA, 123 Bow Meadows Crescent, Canmore, AB T1W 2W8 Charitable  #867338527RR0001

Life insurance gifts

Make the Bow Valley SPCA the owner and beneficiary of a life insurance policy. Special tax rules exist which may allow any life insurance premiums paid to be tax-deductible to you during your lifetime.

Gifts of assets, especially appreciated assets

Includes outright gifts of assets such as real estate, securities, cash or any other type of possessions. In addition to your community legacy, significant tax benefits may be available to your estate.

If you have questions or require more information, please contact us at: