Donations by bank transfer for any of the methods below, should be made to...

Royal Bank of Scotland, Sort code: 83-21-37, Account number: 00122025

GIFT AID - for single and regular gifts

Higher rate taxpayers can claim the difference between basic and higher rate tax. Thus, for a higher rate taxpayer, a gift of £1,000 will be worth about £1,282 to the Cathedral through Gift Aid, while only 'costing' you £770.

PAYROLL GIVING - tax-free giving direct from your pay with a 10% bonus

The Government will contribute an additional 10% to all payroll gifts for the next 3 years.


You are not only exempt from Capital Gains Tax for gifts of certain shares and securities, but can also gain relief from income tax (up to 40%) on the market value of your shares.