13 Sep 2016
Acevo and ITN Productions have partnered to make a programme about charities, with non-profit organisations charged £16,500 to appear for four minutes, even though the only confirmed screening is at Acevo's conference.
The Charity Commission has opened an inquiry into a charity that underestimated its own annual income by almost £500,000, or 78 per cent.
Charity representative bodies have written to the Treasury seeking assurances about European Union funding.
The Garden Bridge Trust has come in for more criticism after BBC Newsnight revealed that its funding shortfall is £22m more than previously thought.
OSCR, the Scottish Charity Regulator, has published a briefing note to help organisations that need to obtain charitable status in order to continue to claim tax relief on water and sewerage charges.
Charity Finance was (and is) a truly proper read for anyone working in this industry. It was like Daniel himself - decent, informative, full of integrity and with a sprinkling of humour to lighten the load.
The Charity Finance Group said it is “disappointed and concerned” by the government’s plans to press ahead with a new apprenticeship levy in April next year, despite claims the levy could funnel charity money to private businesses.
HMRC has published a summary of responses to the consultation on simplifying the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme, but the Institute of Fundraising has called it a "missed opportunity".
The Charity Commission has announced that it has protected more than £3m of assets at a Christian charity which had to be wound up after evidence was found of “serious mismanagement and misconduct” by its trustees.
A new study of the economic impact derived from the work of employment charity Tomorrow’s People over a seven-year period suggests that its youth programme delivers £3.80 worth of benefit for every £1 it costs to run.