Legal and fiscal country profiles

These profiles, which form an important layer of our knowledge base, give an overview of the legal and fiscal operating environments for foundations in countries across Europe and beyond. Each profile contains information such as requirements for registration, reporting, economic activity, and governance, among several other aspects.

The profiles, which are in pdf format, were drafted by national-level experts and published in 2014. The DAFNE-EFC Philanthropy Advocacy initiative plans a new edition of the profiles in the near future.

European Union

Belgium Latvia
Bulgaria Lithuania
Cyprus Luxembourg
Czech Republic Malta
Denmark Netherlands
Estonia Poland
Finland Portugal
France Romania
Germany Slovenia
Greece Spain
Hungary Sweden
Ireland United Kingdom

Outside European Union

Albania Turkey
Switzerland Ukraine




Additional resources

For additional resources, go to DAFNE-EFC Philanthropy Advocacy initiative



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