7 Jul 2015
Almost a quarter of children’s centres across the UK have been forced to close or merge as a result of government funding cuts over the past five years, according to children’s charity Barnardo’s.
The Charity Tax Group has teamed up with the Nuffield Foundation to produce the Charity Tax Map, a study of the impact of taxation on the sector.
New legislation could impose more VAT on charities that sell, assign or let buildings. Amanda Soloman explains.
Liverpool, one of the government’s four Big Society ‘vanguard areas’, has withdrawn its support for the programme saying the government’s spending cuts make it impossible to continue.
A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.
Francis Maude, minister for the Cabinet Office, has announced that LSE professor Julian Le Grand will lead a new Mutuals Taskforce, which is to include Patrick Lewis, partners’ counsellor at John Lewis and Peter Holbrook, CEO of the Social Enterprise Coalition.
A commissioning support agency set up by the MND Association, MS Society and Parkinson’s UK is set to reap the benefits of the new commissioning landscape proposed in the Health and Social Care Bill.
Homelessness charity, the 700 Club, is facing a bill of up to £250,000 after an employment tribunal ruled that it must adhere to Tupe regulations after beating the Salvation Army in a tender bid to provide beds in Darlington.
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