Guidelines for Fundraising for FHRF
The FHRF is a tax deductible non-profit Public Ancillary Fund. As such, there are special tax treatments for donations and fundraising activities and concessions available. A Fundraising guide, which provides all necessary information for potential FHRF donors and fundraisers, is available in electronic form and in hard copy from the Australian Tax Office (ATO) at "http://www.ato.gov.au/content/56536.htm"
There are also state, territories and local government fundraising requirements is relation to fundraising for organisations such as FHRF. Details can be found on the ATO website at
"http://www.ato.gov.au/content/56555.htm"under the relevant state or territory or at
"http://www.ato.gov.au/content/56553.htm" for information in relation to local government.
Donors and groups undertaking fundraising activities on behalf of FHRF should familiarise themselves with these guidelines and requirements, and adhere to any federal, state, territory and local government laws and regulations.