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Can a cancelled fundraising event ticket be treated as a donation for Gift Aid purposes?

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In April 2020, due to the impact of Covid-19 on charities, HMRC announced a temporary change to the rules around Gift Aid. Charities could claim Gift Aid on tickets sold for events, should the attendees choose not to request a refund.  This rule has now become permanent, so we wanted to dig into it and…