SOZ is considered by the Dutch tax authorities as a 'public interest institution' ANBI - Algemeen Nut Beogende Instelling.
This means that donations are deductible from the Dutch income tax. For people that pay tax in other countries the deductibility of donations may vary.
The ANBI status has also tax advantages for the foundation itself.
SOZ has no paid employees. All activities are performed by volunteers. The board also receives no payment for its activities.
The account number of the foundation is:
83 11 35 565 name: St Onderwijsprojecten Zambia Schiedam
The fiscal number of the foundation (RSIN) is: 8214.97.492