Tax relief on donations to certain sports bodies

What is an approved sports body?

You are regarded as an approved sports body if Revenue has issued you with a valid Games and Sports Exemption Number. Further information on applying for this number is available at Sports Body Tax Exemption

To apply for tax relief on donations your sports body must have:

  • a Games and Sports Exemption Number
  • an up-to-date Tax Clearance Certificate. You can apply for tax clearance using electronic Tax Clearance (eTC) system through Revenue Online Service (ROS)
  • an approved project number issued by Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport (DTTAS).

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