The tax that you help us claim could make a life-saving difference for more families like Annie’s. She and her husband Uto saw their son, Mamadon, recover from severe malnutrition, all thanks to people like you. Photo Hugh Kinsella Cunningham / Concern Worldwide.The tax that you help us claim could make a life-saving difference for more families like Annie’s. She and her husband Uto saw their son, Mamadon, recover from severe malnutrition, all thanks to people like you. Photo Hugh Kinsella Cunningham / Concern Worldwide.The tax that you help us claim could make a life-saving difference for more families like Annie’s. She and her husband Uto saw their son, Mamadon, recover from severe malnutrition, all thanks to people like you. Photo Hugh Kinsella Cunningham / Concern Worldwide.

Your donation and tax back

Your donation and tax back

Unlock vital life-saving funds, without donating an extra cent! Have you donated to Concern in the last four years?

With just a quick signature, more funds could be heading to the world's poorest communities.

Tax back criteria

When you give €250 or more in one year, Concern can claim an extra 45% in tax back on your generous donations. That’s a minimum of €112.33 extra, in vital funds that we could put to work to help the world’s most vulnerable people.

All you have to do is sign and return a Taxback form so we can claim this tax back and unlock these vital extra funds. If all eligible donors returned their forms, we could unlock millions of much-needed income to help save lives in the communities where we work. But we cannot do anything unless donors sign and return their tax back forms.

In order for Concern to claim tax back on your donations, you must have:

  • Donated €250 or more to Concern in one year (January–December) in the last four years (2018–2021)
  • Have paid tax (PAYE or self-assessed) for the relevant year(s)
  • Donated yourself directly, rather than sponsored a friend or taken part in a raffle or collection

Tax back scheme

Following the 2013 budget, changes were made to the tax relief scheme on charitable donations:

  • All taxpayers (PAYE & Self-assessed) are now eligible
  • One form will now cover you for five years (after which you can renew your tax form either by email or phone – so less paperwork and less hassle!)
  • One standard tax rate applies for everyone

How your tax helps

By simply signing and returning your Taxback form, the extra funds you will help us claim could provide more life-saving essentials for more families like Annie’s all over the world. 

Your Taxback form can unlock vital extra funds and provide a lifeline for more families like Annie’s. Photo: Hugh Kinsella Cunningham / Concern Worldwide.
Your Taxback form can unlock vital extra funds and provide a lifeline for more families like Annie’s. Photo: Hugh Kinsella Cunningham / Concern Worldwide.

When conflict plunged her village in the Democratic Republic of Congo into poverty, Annie struggled to feed herself and her children.

"When I don't have food to give to my children, they start to feel very sick… they do not stop crying."

Annie

Her son Mamadon weighed just six kilos at 10 months old – the same as a three-month-old baby. He was severely malnourished. Annie knew he needed help urgently if he was going to survive.

Thanks to the kindness of people like you, we were able to reach Mamadon and provide him with the emergency therapeutic food he needed. He is now on the road to recovery and Annie hopes that, soon, he can be a child again, playing with his siblings.

This is the incredible impact that these extra funds could have for more families like Annie’s.

So, please complete and return your Taxback form today.

Any questions?

Please see the link to our Frequently Asked Questions above or contact the Donor Care team at 01 417 7777 or email taxback@concern.net.

Our impact in 2021

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17.8 M

people reached through our emergency response

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11.4 M

people reached through our health interventions

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5.2 M

people reached through our livelihoods programmes

Samira, an internally displaced person, with two of her children, in Pouytenga. Photo: Jean-Paul Ouedraogo/Concern Worldwide

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