Tax rules make it easy to give stocks, bonds, futures and options, as well as shares in mutual funds, and pay no tax on the capital gain. This can greatly reduce the out-of-pocket expenses of making a donation.
To make a gift is easy. Just choose the Donate Securities option on our Canada Helps page.
Tax receipts will be valued based on the closing price of the date upon which the securities are transferred to VWB/VSF's brokerage account.