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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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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Charity Compliance Update – May 2018

It’s all about fraud prevention, GDPR and safeguarding guidance this month. Read on for your full sector compliance update. 10 top tips for fraud prevention The Charity Commission for England and Wales (CCEW) published a study about insider fraud and charities on 26 April 2018. The headline reads; “almost three quarters of insider frauds at […]

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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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