Can charitable tax receipts be issued in other people’s names? Knowledge Network Help April 23, 2018 22:05 Updated No, as per the Canada Revenue Agency, all charitable tax receipts must be issued in the name of the "true donor." More info can be here. Related articles Can I donate shares to Knowledge Network? I'm experiencing technical issues streaming video on Knowledge.ca. What can I do? Will I get a Canadian charitable tax receipt for my donation? When will programs be available to watch online?