Our application was well received by the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development as well as by the SA Revenue Services:
- On the 8th February 2011 the Zululand Conservation Trust was granted certification as a Non-Profit Organisation,
- And later in the year we were granted Tax Exemption from the SARS Tax Exemption Unit.
- We also have BEE Exemption in our capacity as a micro-enterprise.
Due to the NPO & PBO status of the Zululand Conservation Trust we are able to issue;
Section 18 A receipts for funds & donations received, thereby entitling the donor to benefit tax-wise
An Independent Competent Persons Report which confirms that the “specified donation” be used for community projects and allows the donating company to achieve 25 points in Social Development category of their BBBEE scorecard when they donate 1% of after-tax profit