David Ainsworth is the deputy editior of Charity Finance
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Will the English Heritage spin out prove a success?

11 May 2015 | David Ainsworth

David Ainsworth assesses the rationale behind the transfer of English Heritage into the charity sector.

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Technical briefing: Input tax concessions on land and property

Two little-known VAT concessions on land and property are to be radically amended by HMRC this year. Broadly speaking, these concessions are of benefit to a property owner who is charged VAT on the purchase of a property, is initially denied VAT recovery because he treats the rent as exempt, but decides later to opt to tax the building.

Technical briefing: PAYE penalties

For any organisation that hires people, deduction of tax and national insurance contributions at source under PAYE is a fact of commercial life. Employees are paid at the month-end, and PAYE must be paid over to HM Revenue & Customs by the 19th of the following month, or the 22nd if payments are made electronically.

Technical briefing: No more Lennartz?

After considerable deliberation, HMRC has now effectively announced that Lennartz is dead for charities.

Building assets - the benefits of commercial property

With charities hungry for income, James Thornton assesses the attractions of commercial property.

The widely held view that charities should stick to doing good works and stay clear of campaigning is a recipe for social stagnation. The world has changed, charities need to change with it and speak truth to power about what it takes to solve root causes of societal ills rather than pussyfoot around problems.

» Liberal influence: Andrew Hind interviews Lord Rennard

Global asset allocation: Lower your targets and increase flexibility

Consultants pay lip service to global asset allocation but, in practice, constrain managers who want to do it, says Andrew Dalton.

Cash is not king

With rock-bottom interest rates here for a while, cash needs another home before inflation eats away its value, says Richard Hyder

Eschew benchmarks and plough your own investment furrow

Identifying your own charity’s needs and investing to achieve that is key, argues James Codrington.

Sharpening focus: Reviewing your investments

Charles Maisey argues the case for reviewing whether your investments are meeting your needs.

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