Charity Compliance Update – October 2018

It’s been a busy few weeks in the world of charity compliance and consultation updates. Hot off the heels of Charity Fraud Awareness Week (22 to 26 October), here’s my review of the latest. Read on for SORP and Digital Code news and new consultations galore. Charity Fraud Awareness Week – resources If Charity Fraud […]

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NEW: Celebrating our clients’ achievements

As part of ongoing 5th birthday celebrations Gerrard Financial Consulting (GFC) has launched a brand new client profile page – and we’re very excited about it! At GFC we only work with charities and social sector organisations as this is where our passion lies. We feel that what our clients achieve on behalf of society […]

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Charity Compliance Update – September 2018

As holiday season draws to a close, I review the latest in the world of charity compliance matters. Read on to stay abreast of new consultations, SORP news and the Charity Commission’s accounts monitoring reviews. Charity Commission publishes outcomes of accounts monitoring On 3 September 2018 the Charity Commission for England and Wales (CCEW) published […]

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Charity Compliance Update – August 2018

Plenty to get your teeth in to this month with the launch of the Civil Society’s strategy on building a better future and consultation updates – outcomes and the launch of The Charity Digital Code of Practice consultation. Read on to stay up to date. Civil Society Strategy: Building a future that works for everyone […]

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Gift Aid (part 2): The Technicalities

This is the second instalment of a two-part series where I review the ins and outs of Gift Aid for charities. Last time in Gift Aid: The Practicalities I considered: Establishing registration with HMRC Gift Aid declarations for your donors and record-keeping Completing a Gift Aid return This article looks at: Eligible donations Calculating what […]

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