The GFC Autumn 2020 Charities Newsletter

We’re pleased to bring you our GFC UK Charity News Autumn 2020. Review our roundup of the latest accounting, taxation and governance issues affecting charities across the United Kingdom, including guidance on managing the impact of COVID-19. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us if you require any guidance on charity-related financial governance or […]

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The GFC Spring 2020 Charities Newsletter

Hot off the press we bring you our Gerrard Financial Consulting UK Charity News Spring 2020. Review our roundup of the latest accounting, taxation and governance issues affecting charities across the United Kingdom, including guidance on managing the impact of COVID-19. Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us if you require any guidance on charity […]

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Getting your charity ready for year end

For many charities, 31 March 2018 will be the next financial year end to contend with. As charity specialist accountants and advisors, we understand the challenges faced by finance teams in the Sector when getting ready for year end – whether that be audit or Independent Examination. This article explores top tips for year-end preparation […]

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Changing your charity structure

In recent years, more and more newly-registered charities (in England and Wales) have started life as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO). Existing unincorporated charities – Trusts and Associations – have been able to convert to a CIO since the Charities Act 2011 was enacted however, until now, incorporated charities (those registered with Companies House in […]

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YOUR CHARITY FAQS ANSWERED – Property accounting and asset leasing

Have you ever started a conversation with your accountant by saying; “This may be a stupid question but….”? Typically, these questions are the things which matter most to you at that point in time and therefore deserve to be explored and answered. In this new quarterly series, I will explore questions posed by our charity […]

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