13 Sep 2016
The Charity Commission has appointed an interim manager to oversee the winding up of the Park Charitable Trust, which is under statutory inquiry over concerns about its investment tactics.
Small charities could lose out, and a two-tier system of charities could be created, if the recommendations in Lord Hodgson’s review of the Charities Act are enacted, according to sector leaders.
Gareth Jones argues that Hodgson's reasoning for payment of trustees at large charities is flawed and calls for a better compromise.
Lord Hodgson’s Charities Act review, published yesterday, made 28 recommendations that would require primary legislation.
To encourage the sector’s HR Directors to offer opportunities to younger people is not in any way undervaluing the importance and significance of older workers.
With 158 pages of analysis and recommendations, we thought we could all do with an easy-to-read overview of the Charities Act Review. So Niki May Young created this tasty little infographic outlining the key figures on Lord Hodgson's report.
The government will devise its own traffic-light system to rate Lord Hodgson’s 113 Charities Act review recommendations, to try and identify the “sweet spots” that will impact positively on the sector and are easy to do.
Lord Hodgson has released his review into the Charities Act 2006. Celina Ribeiro follows the debate from charities and commentators around the world wide web.
Nearly 4,000 charities could be spared the expense of a full audit if Lord Hodgson’s advice to increase the audit income threshold from £500,000 to £1m is adopted by ministers.
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