26 Nov 2014
RNIB chief executive criticises ‘arrogance’ of MPs who think charities must learn from private sector 1
Lesley-Anne Alexander, chief executive of RNIB, yesterday said she had a “struggle with the arrogance” of politicians, including the minister for civil society, who believe charities must learn from private companies.
The charities Statements of Recommended Practice have been approved for
publication by the Financial Reporting Council, the Charity Commission
and the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator announced today.
Richard Weaver considers the impact two Sorps could have on the sector.
So B&B operators cannot refuse gay couples a bed in their own home yet banks can assume muslim organisations might be laundering money for terrorists without any criminal act being proved. Its a strange world.
Two separate Statements of Recommended Practice are needed to govern charity accounts, according to a consultation analysis published today by the Charity Commission and the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator.
Michael Brougham looks at common errors made by independent examiners and the problems these can cause.
Christopher Stephen-Haynes assesses independent examination as a form of external scrutiny for smaller charities.