Tax-deductability of donation in Europe

Wim Crols wim.crols at
Mon Dec 18 19:02:59 UTC 2000

Matthias Kabel wrote:
> * Olaf Koglin (olaf at [001218 18:13]:
> >
> > I think the question is: Shall the fsf europe found *one* official
> > association in one european country, which is responsible for all
> > official work, or shall we found several associations in Europe?
> >
> I think there should be one organisation in every country. It is and it will
> be for a long time very expensive to transfer money from one country to
> another, so small amounts of money will be reduced in an inacceptable way.
> It is much cheaper to collect money in every country.
> And it will be easier to talk with your local tax office if the organisation
> is in the country.

I also think there should be an organisation in every country.
Of course there should be one which bundles all the efforts
of the different organisations and where actual 'action' is taking
place and 'decisions' are made.

Wim Crols
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