Through the Charity Law Information Program I will be delivering over 30 online webinars over the next two months. They are priced at $25 per webinar. The webinars are listed at www.capacitybuilders.ca/clip   Here is a coupon code xq42k that allows you to register for free for any webinar as long as the registration takes place before February 1, 2010.  http://www.capacitybuilders.ca/clip/clip.php

Some of the topics will include:

*Should We Establish a Canadian Non-Profit or Charity
*Top 10 CRA Compliance Issues for Charities
*Legal Issues for Canadian Charities: Beyond the Top 10
*Low Cost Fundraising – Legal Issues with Third Party Events and Bequests
*Dealing with a Canada Revenue Agency Audit
*Tour of the Canada Revenue Agency Charity Directorate and Various Charity Law Resources on the Web
*Risk Management for Canadian Charities
*Governance 101 for Canadian Charities and Their Boards of Directors
*CRA’s New Fundraising Guidance: What Does it Mean for Your Charity?
*Allowable Charitable Activities and Non-Charitable Activities
*Business Activities and Earned Income by Canadian Charities
*Receipting for Canadian Charities: To Issue or Not to Issue an Official Donation Receipt
*Cooperation and Mergers in the Non-Profit and Charitable Sector
*Canadian Charities Dealing with Canadian Organizations That Are Not Registered Charities: *Avoiding Gifts to Non-Qualified Donees
*How to Read a Charity’s Financial Statement
*Ethical Issues and Foreign Activities
*Practical Advice on Maintaining Adequate Books and Records

 

 

Mark Blumberg is a lawyer at Blumberg Segal LLP in Toronto, Ontario.  To find out more about legal services that Blumbergs provides to Canadian charities and non-profits please visit https://www.canadiancharitylaw.ca or http://www.globalphilanthropy.ca  Mark can be contacted at mark@blumbergs.ca or at 416-361-1982.

This article is for information purposes only. It is not intended to be legal advice. You should not act or abstain from acting based upon such information without first consulting a legal professional.