Are donations to The Ocean Cleanup tax deductible?
The Ocean Cleanup is registered as ANBI foundation in the Netherlands (Stichting The Ocean Cleanup). You will get an automated receipt after donating through our Donate page that you can use for tax deductibility in the Netherlands.
It is also possible to support the mission of ridding the oceans of plastic via American Friends of The Ocean Cleanup, Foundation. A registered 501(c)(3) foundation for US donors.
For both foundations, you can contribute via this Donate page. For manual bank transfer/wire transfer details for both foundations, see the following FAQ.
You can also make a tax-deductible donation to The Ocean Cleanup from many European countries through Transnational Giving Europe.
For tax receipts, see the following FAQ.
For questions regarding tax deductions for international donations outside of Europe, please consult your tax advisor. If you wish to receive additional information on this topic, please reach out through our contact form.