Gifts of Securities

Your gift of securities to MusiCounts will impact and improve music education in Canada. By donating publicly traded securities, you can benefit from numerous tax advantages that can be arranged at your own discretion and convenience.


A full charitable tax receipt for the shares, valued at the time they were received, will be issued by MusiCounts. As per the CRA’s recommendations, MusiCounts’ policy is to sell shares immediately upon receipt.

Securities can include:

  • Stocks
  • Mutual funds
  • Segregated funds
  • Bonds
  • Employee stock options
  • Flow-through shares

You don’t need to wait to give - you can give now! We advise you to consult with your financial advisor to determine your investment and philanthropic impact. If this is of interest, please contact MusiCounts and we will provide a form outlining relevant transaction information that you can share with your advisor.

For all inquiries regarding gifts of securities, please contact Regan Harney, Senior Manager, Development & Partnerships.

Have questions about donating to MusiCounts? Check out our FAQ page!