FATCA and charities

If you are a trustee of a UK charitable foundation or you run a charitable foundation in the UK you may be familiar with the additional tax reporting and regulations… Read more…

Tax and charity chiefs strengthen links

Tax and charity chiefs are working together to develop a “joint portal” so that applicants can apply simultaneously for charity registration and recognition as a charity for tax purposes. The… Read more…

Chance to have a say on new SORP

Charities are being invited to give their views on a new version of the Statement of Recommended Practice (SORP), the framework for charity accounting and reporting. In March this year,… Read more…

Trustees get new public benefit guidance

The Charity Commission has published updated public benefit guidance for all charity trustees. The information, published on 16 September and available on the commission’s website at www.charitycommission.gov.uk is made up… Read more…

All change on Gift Aid repayment claims

Charities will need to make Gift Aid repayment claims via HM Revenue & Customs’ (HMRC) new Charities Online service from 1 October. HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has already notified… Read more…