The security and confidentiality of your information is our top priority. The Ontario PC Party uses industry-standard SSL (secure socket layer) technology to keep your personal information secure. Whenever you see 'https’ in the address bar at the top of your browser this means that you are in a secure session and that all information exchanged is encrypted. All credit card information is securely transmitted to industry leaders for processing. We do not retain any of your credit card information after your transaction has been completed.
The way charges for your transaction appear on your billing statement depends on whether you’re donating to the Ontario PC Party or to one of our Riding Associations or Candidates. For contributions made to the Party the charge will appear as 'PC Ontario Fund'. For contributions to any of our Riding Associations or Candidates the charge will appear as 'PC Riding'.
Tax-deductible receipts are issued for all donations over $20. For donations made online you’ll receive a confirmation email within a few minutes of your transaction. Official tax receipts for all donations will be mailed within 12 weeks of your donation or by February 28th for year-end contributions.
If you’ve misplaced your tax receipt, have not received one or have any questions on donating please email us or call 1.800.903.6453 ext 8155 for donations made to the PC Ontario Fund or 1.800.903.6453 ext. 8153 for donations made to any of our Riding Associations or Candidates.
Contributions to the Ontario PC Party or to any of our Constituency Associations or registered Candidates are tax deductible. Beginning January 1, 2017 corporations and trade unions are not permitted to contribute. Please note that contributions made to nomination contestants are not eligible for a tax credit.
The amount of the credit depends on how much you give. The rate is:
- 75% on the first $399 donated
- 50% on the portion of your donation between $399 and $1,200
To receive credit for your contributions simply claim the credit on your personal income tax and benefit return. Please note contributions can not be divided between you and your spouse or common-law partner if only one receipt was issued.