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'Shocking' tribunal decision calls on Friends of the Earth to pay £1m tax bill

23 Jun 2016 | Alice Sharman

Friends of the Earth's chief executive has condemned a tribunal decision instructing it to pay a tax bill of over £1m - a ninth of its annual income - as “shocking”.

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'Shocking' tribunal decision calls on Friends of the Earth to pay £1m tax bill

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 Small charities ‘too afraid’ to ask for core costs, says major funder

Small charities risk a crisis because they are too afraid to apply for core costs, the director of funder the Garfield Weston Foundation said today.

The vote to leave will have overwhelmingly negative consequences for charities

Charities were hugely in favour of remaining in the European Union, and will face mostly negative results because of the decision to leave, says David Ainsworth.

Major funding changes planned at Help for Heroes, according to annual report

Help for Heroes has said that it expects to change how it raises funds, following a decision to close its shops and digital fundraising platform.

Domestic abuse charity Broken Rainbow announces closure

Broken Rainbow, the LGBT domestic abuse charity, has closed, it was confirmed this morning.

A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.

» Former Citizens Advice chief David Harker dies

Cancer Research UK invests in out-of-town superstores after drop in charity shop profits

Cancer Research UK saw profits from its charity shops fall in the year to March 2016, and has responded by moving away from the high street to out-of-town superstores, the charity said in its annual report.

Royal Opera House

The music director of the Royal Opera House saw his income soar to £737,424 last year, while the charity has reported a record income for the second year running, according to the charity’s latest set of accounts.

Free guide to risk management for charities published by CFG and Sayer Vincent

Charity Finance Group and accountancy firm Sayer Vincent have launched a free guide for charities dealing with risk, which says charities don't properly consider risks faced by their organisation.

Winners: David McAuley and Claire Leeper from the Trussell Trust

The Trussell Trust has taken the Overall Award at this year’s Charity Awards for its nationwide network of more than 400 food banks which provided emergency food parcels and support to more than a million people last year.


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