Details for donation is given below:
For the information of Indian citizens and NRIs, SCALE is registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860.
Registration number: S41165 of 2002 Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860 dated January 9, 2002. All Indian nationals, including Non-Resident Indians (NRIs) and Overseas Citizens of India (OCI) can donate directly to SCALE. They can claim the 50 percent tax benefit under Section 80G (5) (VI) of the Income Tax Act, 1961. However, donors are requested to provide their name, PAN card details, email ID, address and phone number for issuance of the receipt.
SCALE is also approved under Foreign Currency Regulation Act (FCRA),
FCRA Registration number: 231660855, Nature: Social dated March 17, 2008. It permits SCALE to receive donations from all foreign nationals. As per the Reserve Bank of India guidelines, foreign donors need to provide their name, passport number or its equivalent social security number, email ID, home address, house telephone number and their cell number for ensuring transparency of clean fund flow to the recipient. On receiving the information, SCALE will provide the account number for such a contribution. All information will be confidential to SCALE and Reserve Bank of India.