• Careers
  • Contact Us
Charities

Charities

Articles & Blogs Charities

What Charities Should Know About Safeguarding and Protecting People

Friday, 28 September 2018

Safeguarding is an important topic at the moment - we look at the latest regulatory guidance and what your charity should be doing next.

What Charities Should Know About Safeguarding and Protecting People

Articles & Blogs Charities Independent Schools

Governor Benefits - A Broader and More Stringently Regulated Issue?

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

The voluntary principle that charity trustees - usually the governors in a charitable independent school setting - fulfil their roles without payment, is a deep part of sector culture.

Charity Law

Articles & Blogs Charities Data Protection

GDPR - It's Not Too Late

Friday, 25 May 2018

As the GDPR comes into force, we remind those charities who still have work to do where to find resources.

GDPR - It's Not Too Late...

Articles & Blogs Charities

Charity News Speed Read - May 2018

Thursday, 24 May 2018

We summarise the latest news affecting charities.

Charity News Speed Read - May 2018

Articles & Blogs Charities

Dealing with Safeguarding Issues - Keep up to Date with Developments

Thursday, 24 May 2018

In the last edition we reported on the publication of the Charity Commission's new strategy for dealing with safeguarding issues in charities, the subsequent regulatory alert and what this means for charities' safeguarding arrangements.

Dealing with Safeguarding Issues - Keep up to Date with Developments

Articles & Blogs Charities

HMRC Updates Guidance on VAT Treatment of Grants - What Does This Mean for Charities?

Thursday, 24 May 2018

HMRC has updated its guidance on how it will consider the treatment of VAT when organisations give or receive grant funding.

HMRC Updates Guidance on VAT Treatment of Grants - What Does This Mean for Charities?

Articles & Blogs Charities Independent Schools

Can Your Charity Still Validly Recognise Gift Aid on Donations from Its Trading Subsidiary?

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Recent clarifications published by the Financial Reporting Council mean that any trading subsidiary of a charity is required to either pay its profits to the charity before accounting year end...

Can Your Charity Still Validly Recognise Gift Aid on Donations From its Trading Subsidiary?

Articles & Blogs Charities

New Trustee and Senior Manager Disqualification Rules - What Charities Need to Do

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Charities may be aware of changes to the automatic trustee disqualification rules, which will take effect from 1 August 2018.

New Trustee and Senior Manager Disqualification Rules - What Charities Need to Do

Articles & Blogs Charities

STOP PRESS: Reporting Safeguarding Incidents to Charity Commission

Friday, 13 April 2018

Updated Charity Commission guidance highlights safeguarding as a high priority regulatory issue.

STOP PRESS: Reporting Safeguarding Incidents to Charity Commission

Articles & Blogs Charities Independent Schools

STOP PRESS: Charities Urged to Review Safeguarding Arrangements

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

As safeguarding concerns reach unprecedented levels, what does the Charity Commission's recent focus mean for you and your charity?

Charities Urged to Review Safeguarding Arrangements

Articles & Blogs Charities Independent Schools

Current Issues in Charity Regulation

Monday, 05 March 2018

23 January 2018 should have been a high-point in the media for the charity sector as a whole, as the Duke of Cambridge addressed the Charity Commission's annual meeting with an uplifting speech about the importance of charities to a healthy society...

Current Issues in Charity Regulation

Articles & Blogs Charities

Charity News Speed Read - January 2018

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

We summarise recent news affecting charities.

Charity News Speed Read

Articles & Blogs Charities

Charity Tax Changes

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

There have been several recent tax developments affecting charities. We have compiled a summary of the tax news that trustees should be aware of.

Charity Tax Changes - December 2017

Articles & Blogs Charities

Taken On Trust - Some Key Findings

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

We summarise a recent major report on the experience of charity trusteeship, promoting diversity and understanding duties.

Taken On Trust: Some Key Findings

Articles & Blogs Charities

Charity Commission Opens New Statutory Inquiries - What Are the Key Issues?

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

The Charity Commission has recently been active in opening new statutory inquiries into the administration and governance of a number of different charities.

Charity Commission Opens New Statutory Inquiries: What Are the Key Issues?