Trustees

Charities & Civil Society Organisations

There’s a widespread misunderstanding of charity reserves and yet this is an area of vital importance to all charities. Are you up to speed?

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In the current social, economic and political climate it’s more important than ever that charities act ethically.

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With a rise in charity related fraud cases, organisations should be prepared for potential dangers and take steps to mitigate risks.

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Charities & Civil Society Organisations

Read our summary of some of the key changes that will affect charities and civil society organisations in the 2023 Autumn Statement.

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As a charity, keeping good accounting records is at the heart of both excellence in public accountability and effective decision making.

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Read our summary of the NCVO’s UK Civil Society Almanac 2023, sharing the latest data on the voluntary sector’s size, finances and people.

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It can sometimes be good to brush up on the facts to ensure that you’re abreast of charity regulations and recent developments. The Charity

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Having effective internal financial controls is vitally important for charities of all shapes and sizes. Putting meaningful checks and procedures in place will help ensure trustees protect their charity’s assets and finances, as well as enhancing the quality of their decision making, as they seek to put those assets to work for the public benefit.

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Charities exist for people’s wellbeing.  The resources they have are devoted to the pursuit of their purposes to achieve that. A crucial part of those resources are the people. Find out in this article how good stewardship of a charity’s people is a prime responsibility for trustees…

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Charity trustees are the people who lead a charity. They play a vital and rewarding role that contributes to the wellbeing of those involved and affected by their organisation. Trustees have legal control over and ultimate responsibility for the charity, so the law places important duties on them…

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All registered charities must prepare a Trustees’ Report to accompany their accounts and if asked, make this document available to the public.  Charities with income above £25,000 (and Charitable Incorporated Organisations of any size) need to file this report with the Charity Commission, along with their accounts and annual return.

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A charity’s purpose is what it’s set up to achieve; it’s the positive difference the charity is seeking to deliver. Whether existing to relieve

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