UK charity tax relief statistics

This is the annual update of UK charity tax relief statistics, including the reliefs claimed by charities and individuals after a donation.

This series contains information on tax reliefs for charities and charitable giving, covering a range of taxes. Data is derived from HM Revenue & Customs’ administrative records, together with a statutory collection for Payroll Giving. More information is given in the statistical release.

You can find all tables updated since December 2013 on the National Archives website.

Tables published online between 2006 and 2013 can be found here.

National Statistics

  1. UK charity tax relief statistics commentary
  2. Table 1 - UK tax repayments to charities on donations
  3. Table 2 - UK charities: tax reliefs
  4. Table 3 - UK Gift Aid and covenants
  5. Table 4 - UK Gift Aid repayments to charities
  6. Table 8 - UK payroll giving scheme

Official Statistics

Experimental Statistics

  1. Experimental charity sector statistics commentary
  2. Table 9 - UK Gift Aid paid to charitable sectors

Other statistics information

Published 30 April 2014
Last updated 27 June 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated for 2018 to 2019. Experimental statistics added.

  2. Previously published tables have been updated and now include figures for 2016-17.

  3. Previously published tables have been updated and now include figures for 2015-16. Three new official statistics tables have been added, covering donations by individuals completing Self-Assessment.

  4. Tables updated for 2014-15

  5. Link to consultation added

  6. Publication updated for 2015

  7. Collection updated.

  8. Publication updated to April 30th 2014.

  9. First published.