On 13 September 2018 the Internal
Revenue Service issued a formal determination letter confirming
our tax-exempt status as a
educational and athletic non-profit organisation and §509(a)(2)
public charity. This determination was retroactive to 20
March 2018, meaning that
all donations received after that date
are tax deductible under §170 of the Internal Revenue Code.
In addition to cash donations,
individuals and organisations may also receive a tax deduction
for bequests, devices, transfers, or gifts under
§2055, §2106, or
§2522 of the Internal Revenue Code.
The Seishin-Kan relies exclusively on
the generosity of its members and donors in order to provide
instruction at its local dōjō, maintaining this webiste and the
world famous Web-Dōjō, and the Kokusai Budō Senmon Gakkō.
We fully realise that every donation, large or small, is a
statement of your trust in, and appreciation for, the work that
we do and the standards we maintain, so we are deeply
appreciative for every dollar contributed.
We therefore thank you
for visiting this page and considering a donation to the
Currently, there are three ways you
can donate to supporting the work of the Seishin-Kan: by
PayPal fund transfer (including debit or credit card payments processed
through PayPal), by check or money order mailed to us, or by
donating or bequeathing items of property (training equipment, vehicles, land,
buildings, etc.). Information and links for each of these
methods is provided below: