Tax Efficient Donations from the US

British Schools & Universities Foundation Inc.

To make a gift and take a U.S. income tax deduction, you may make a donation to the British Schools & Universities Foundation Inc (Federal I.D. Number 13-616-1189)

A charitable organization approved by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service under Section 501(c)(3) and classified as a domestic charity as defined in Sections 509(a)(1) and 170(b)(1)(A)(vi) of the Code.

1. Checks should be made payable to British Schools and Universities Foundation Inc. (or BSUF) and postmarked on or before December 31st to qualify for  current-year tax deduction.
2. A BSUF Donor Transmittal Form should also be completed expressing a preference for support of an Approved Institution (RATCLIFFE COLLEGE FOUNDATION)

Credit Card/Recurring Gift
It is also possible to make a gift or establish a recurring gift by credit card.

Please go to the BSUF website click on ‘Donate’. Enter the amount you would like to donate and then click on the frequency of your intended gift. Then please enter the name of the Approved Institution (RATCLIFFE COLLEGE FOUNDATION).

If you have any questions about this process please do get in contact with us for more information. The BSUF system is used by 100’s of UK schools and universities and is the most tax efficient system for US based donors who wish to support their alma-mater.