Amnesty for Women e.V. is entitled to issue certificates of donation in accordance with German tax law (Section 5, No. 1 (9) of the Corporate Taxation Law [Körperschaftssteuergesetz]) (notice of exemption [Freistellungsbescheid] issued by Hamburg Tax Office on 06.06.2012 under the tax number 17/422/12714).
Donations received are used for the following charitable purposes, which are in general recognised as being particularly deserving:
"Assistance for persons who have suffered abuse, persecution and exploitation because of their membership of the female sex."