Apply for a tax exemption for charities or sports bodies

This online service allows charities and sports bodies to apply for tax exemption.  

Charities can apply for tax exemption if registered with the Charities Regulatory Authority (CRA) and apply all funds to their charitable purpose. Further information can be found at Charitable tax exemption.

Sports bodies can apply for tax relief if the sole purpose is to promote:

  • an athletic game or sport
  • an amateur game or sport
  • and
  • all funds are applied to this purpose.

Further information can be found at Sports bodies tax exemption.

Who is the service for?

This service is for charities and sports bodies wishing to be granted exemption from payment of certain taxes. 

How to access the service to claim tax exemption

You can access this service through the Revenue Online Service (ROS), by following these steps:

  • sign into ROS
  • go to the ‘Other Services’ section in the ‘My Services’ tab
  • select ‘Charites and Sports Bodies eApplications’.