Are you resident in Ireland?
Individuals and corporate entities, based in Ireland, can donate to University College Cork through the Cork University Foundation (CUF), and may obtain tax relief on their donations. If a donation to Cork University Foundation is to qualify for tax relief, it must be for at least €250 in any year of assessment or accounting period. There is no maximum amount which can qualify for relief and relief is also available for donations made by instalments e.g., standing order.
Cork University Foundation (CUF) is a registered charity, number 11831, through which funds raised by the activities of the Development Office, University College Cork, Ireland are donated to the University.
Cork University Foundation is an “approved body” authorised by the Irish Revenue Commissioners for the purposes of tax relief under Section 848A and Schedule 26A of the Taxes Consolidation Act 1997 (as inserted by Section 45 of the Finance Act 2001).
To donate to University College Cork from Ireland, please send a cheque to:
Cork University Foundation, FAO Dr. Jean van Sinderen-Law, Director of Development, Development Office, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland.
Are you resident in the USA?
If you are resident in the USA and are liable for taxes in the USA, a tax-effective donation can be made to UCC through the Irish Educational Foundation (IEF) based in Boston, USA.
The Irish Educational Foundation is incorporated under section 501.3 (c) of the Internal Revenue Code. Its federal ID number is 04-3115638.
To donate to University College Cork from the USA, please send a cheque to:
Irish Educational Foundation (University College Cork), FAO Mr. John F. Hegarty CPA, One State Street, Suite 950, Boston, MA 02109, USA.
Are you resident in the UK?
If you are resident in the UK and are liable for taxes there, a tax-effective donation can be made to UCC through the UCC Educational Foundation based in London, UK.
The UCC Educational Foundation is a registered charity with the Charity Commission for England and Wales. Its charity number is 1021681.
To donate to University College Cork from the UK, please send a cheque to:
UCC Educational Foundation, c/o Dr. Jean van Sinderen-Law, Director of Development, Development Office, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland.
For further information on tax-effective giving please contact:
Dr. Jean van Sinderen-Law, Director of Development
Tel +353 21 4903395
Mr. Cal Healy, Development Manager
Tel: +353 21 4903814
Please note that the information provided on this page reflects CUF’s best information at the time of printing. The tax legislation governing donations to registered charities may change from time to time.