CRA advised in mid-December 2008:

Proposed Fundraising Guidelines – update The feedback received has now been reviewed and we are in the process of finalizing the guidelines.

We expect to have the final version of the revised document up on our Web site early in 2009.

Updates will continue to be communicated to charities and the general public via the Charities and Giving area of the CRA Web site, and other channels, as necessary.


Mark Blumberg is a lawyer at Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto, Ontario.  He can be contacted at or at 416-361-1982 x. 237. To find out more about legal services that Blumbergs provides to Canadian charities and non-profits please visit the Blumbergs’ Non-Profit and Charities page at or