The Australian Taxation Office has released Taxation Statistics 2006-2007, including (for only the second time) a chapter on charities. Among the more interesting statistics:
The stats are available at http://ato.gov.au/corporate/content.asp?doc=/content/00177078.htm&page=45&H45, including links to detailed tables listing individual gifts by state and amount claimed, franking credits claimed by charities, and individual gifts as a percentage of income.
It will be interesting to see what the corresponding figures are for the current financial year, with the effects of the global financial crisis.
Mar. 30, 2009
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