David Emerson, chief executive, ACF

Association of Charitable Foundations' chief executive will step down this year

25 Aug 2016 | Kirsty Weakley

David Emerson is stepping down as chief executive of the Association of Charitable Foundations later this year.


Association of Charitable Foundations' chief executive will step down this year

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Bubb: Charity Commission should have defended tax cap claims

The independence of the Charity Commission has been called into question by Sir Stephen Bubb who says the regulator should have piped up against government claims of tax avoidance through dodgy charities.

Britain's canals are now under the management of the Canal & River Trust

The Charity Commission yesterday confirmed the registration of the Canal and River Trust as a charity.

Me, doing the accounts, sure, why not?!

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Nesta gives out a further £1.07m from £10m Giving Fund

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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.

» Reduce the age of your workforce to get more fresh ideas, NCVO conference told

When trustees become personally responsible

Jane Klauber explains why two trustees were held personally liable for acts of discrimination.

Five new entrants join Charity 100 Index this year

Organisations involved in delivering aid and development overseas appear to be holding their ground in the fragile economic climate, while arts and culture groups are struggling, according to the annual ranking reshuffle of the UK’s largest 100 charities.

York Minster

The Church of England has written to the Chancellor to request an exemption for places of worship in the extension of VAT to alterations in listed buildings, claiming the Budget measure could cost the Church up to £20m per year.

'Give it back George' gift aid campaign gains momentum

A CAF and NCVO-led campaign calling on the Chancellor to exempt charitable donations from a cap on personal tax reliefs has gained over 340 official supporters, including 171 organisations.

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