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Ring-fencing public service contracts for charities is a bad idea, NPC tells Labour

16 Sep 2014 | Kirsty Weakley

NPC has warned that introducing charity-only contracts is the “wrong approach to take”, in its response to the Labour Party’s manifesto consultation.

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Ring-fencing public service contracts for charities is a bad idea, NPC tells Labour

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Animal charity the People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals spent more than it earned for four years running, according to its recently published accounts.

10 per cent of charities with net liabilities in 'significant financial difficulty', finds Charity Commission

The Charity Commission has identified 1,348 large charities which have current debts greater than funds available to cover them, with 10 per cent of those it analysed found to be in 'significant financial difficulty', according to its latest accounts monitoring review.

Sightsavers income up 26 per cent to just under £200m

The income of international development charity Sightsavers is up 26 per cent to just under £200m since 2012, according to its 2013 accounts.

New accounting Sorps are finally published

The two new Statements of Recommended Practice (Sorps) that will apply to all charities that prepare accruals accounts for years beginning on or after 1 January 2015, have been published today.

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.

» Finsbury Park Mosque told its bank account will be closed by HSBC

Sorp approved for publication, could be available next month

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.

Ray Jones

Ray Jones, head of accountancy policy at the Charity Commission, has taken voluntary redundancy and will step down in the summer after over a decade in the role.

Financial Reporting Council to investigate Cup Trust's auditors

The Financial Reporting Council has extended its investigation into the Cup Trust to include its auditors, Hillier Hopkins LLP.

Regulators recommend two Sorps but reject disclosing chief executive pay

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.

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