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The donors may avail tax exemption under Section 80 G of the Income Tax Act for the contributions made to any of the above said three programmes.
Donations from outside India must comply with the provisions of Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010, as amended from time to time. Under the said Act, contributions cannot be made for the benefit of election candidates, editor or publisher of a newspaper, judges, government servants, members of any legislature, and political parties, and other circumstances as set out in the Act from time to time . You acknowledge and agree that you shall not attempt, directly or indirectly, to make or cause to be made any donation to such parties as prohibited by the Act.
Hare Krishna Charities takes the utmost care to process donations as per the instructions given by our donors, online and offline. Hare Krishna Charities provides tax exemption certificates as applicable for the contributions made through Hare Krishna Charities Site.
Hare Krishna Charities complies with the Anti-Money Laundering (AML) guidelines and Know Your Customer norms established by the Reserve Bank of India, and updated from time to time and including the following:
Every Donor has to verify their identity as per the Know Your Customer (KYC) guidelines. This includes verification of registered mobile number via a One Time Password (OTP), and may also include one of the identification documents viz. Permanent Account Number, Aadhar Card, Passport, Driving License, Voter Id. recognized by the Reserve Bank of India. The list of such registered documents will be updated on Hare Krishna Charities Site, at its sole discretion, from time to time and Hare Krishna Charities reserves the right to modify and amend this AML Policy at any time.
Upon receiving knowledge of suspicious transactions or any breach of applicable law or this policy, Hare Krishna Charities may take one or more of the following steps:
Hare Krishna Charities’S Secure Payment ProcessM
Your online transaction on Hare Krishna Charities Site is secure with the highest levels of transaction security currently available on the Internet. Hare Krishna Charities uses a secure encryption technology to protect your card information while securely transmitting it to the respective banks for payment processing.
All credit card and debit card payments on Hare Krishna Charities are processed through secure and trusted payment gateways managed by leading banks. Banks nowadays use the 3D Secure password service for online transactions, providing an additional layer of security through identity verification. For contributors on Hare Krishna Charities Site only standard channels of payment – verified credit or debit cards, net banking, bank transfers, cheque, prepaid instruments such as wallets, Unified Payment Interface or cash (upto limits allowed by the RBI) – will be allowed.
All Donation payments made to Hare Krishna Charities are final and cannot be refunded. However, Hare Krishna Charities may issue refunds for the following “exceptional” scenarios. In case of an unlikely event of an erroneous donation or the donation is identified as fraudulent or initiated using an unauthorized instrument or if the donor would like to cancel his/her donation. Under such scenarios, Hare Krishna Charities will respond to the donor within 7 working days of receiving a valid request for refund from the donor. The timely refund of the donation will depend upon the type of credit card/banking instrument used during the transaction. Provided however, the donor will have to send Hare Krishna Charities a written request for a refund within 2 days of making the donation to Hare Krishna Charities’s official address (HKM Charitable Foundation, Sy. No: 172, Goldenmile road, Kokapet, Narsingi.) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org) along with the following documents-