13 Nov 2014
The director of Golden Lane Housing, the issuer of the first charity bond to be listed on the London Stock Exchange, has said that despite recent criticism of charities using social finance it can be a useful tool for the sector.
Big Society blogger Gordon Hunter says beating the cuts will take clever manipulation of funding practice.
The National Trust had its best ever financial performance last year, according to the charity’s 2009/10 annual report published today.
The Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland has initiated legal proceedings against its benefactor the Lloyds Banking Group over an alleged breach of their covenant, after being given just £38,920 rather than the £3.5m it believes it is due.
Tax avoidance may be legal, but it is still obnoxious. And the rest of us pay additional tax as a result. If I were asked whether the accountants and legal experts who set up these schemes are 'fit and proper persons', I know what my answer would be.
Roger Chester offers a ‘how-to’ guide and advice on what to look out for including advice on shared responsibility agreements.
A top lawyer has condemned the lack of guidance available on the imminent Equality Act, saying that both the Charity Commission and the Equality and Human Rights Commission have left charities “in limbo”.
Gareth Jones explains the think-tank’s proposed system for moving gift aid administration online.