The CBA Charities and Not-for-Profit Law Section deals with legal issues related to this important sector. Our Section includes lawyers who advise or serve on the boards of charitable and other not-for-profit organizations – or are otherwise involved with the law and practice related to the charitable and not-for-profit sector.

Our Section liaises regularly with:

  • The American Bar Association’s Tax-Exempt Section
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Canada Revenue Agency and its Stakeholder Forum
  • Canadian Association of Gift Planners
  • Finance Canada
  • Government Relations Coordinating Group
  • Imagine Canada (Canadian Centre for Philanthropy)
  • Industry Canada

Our Committees

Would you like to contribute and network with other legal professionals in the field? Send an email to cbacharities@cba.org to join one of our committees:

  • CNCA Working Group
  • Democracy Watch
  • Finance Committee/Budget Measures
  • Resolutions for CBA Council
  • Revenue Generation/Related Business
  • Uniform Law Conference

Our Section members also provide input to the CBA Tax Court Bench and Bar Liaison Committee.

Get Involved

There are many other ways to get involved:

Stay Informed

Questions? Feel free to contact us!

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