Payroll giving as an example

Donation (monthly)

£5

£10

£20

Cost to a 22% taxpayer

£4

£8

£16

Contribution from the tax man

£1

£2

£4

Cost to a 40% taxpayer

£3

£6

£12

Contribution from the tax man

£2

£4

£8

In addition, some employers offer ‘matched giving’ schemes where they match or double your gift at no extra cost to you – this means even more money for the charity.

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Employer