GIFT AIDBecause of the Charity's exemption from Taxation, it is able to take advantage of the Gift Aid Scheme. Donations may be made to the Charity under this Scheme and the Charity can recover Income Tax at the standard rate. At the present time, this is £28.21 for every £100.00 donated; from 6th. April 2008 this will be reduced to £25.00 per £100.00 donated due to the reduction in the standard rate of tax from 22% to 20%. Those interested in making Donations under the Gift Scheme should send their cheques to the Secretary / Treasurer : D B Jack together with a completed Gift Aid Form Those donars who pay Income Tax at the higher rate will also be able to recover tax at the higher rate on such donations.