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Charity Update 12 Feb 2013



United Kingdom

Charity Update 12 Feb 2013

7 January 2013

Social enterprises defined by Parliament

New legislation contains a definition of social enterprise.

Civil Society Finance

23 January 2013

Large charities should set a good example

Regulator states that large charities should lead by example by filing annual information online and on time.

Charity Times

24 January 2013

Consultation on payroll giving

The Government is consulting on simplifying the process of payroll giving.

Cabinet Office

31 January 2013

The Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 introduced

New legislation on social values opens up opportunities for social enterprises.

Cabinet Office 

31 January 2013

Charity Commission statement on controversial charity

The Charity Commission has made a statement concerning The Cup Trust following recent press coverage.

Anyone seeking advice on dealing with HM Revenue & Customs in relation to The Cup Trust should contact Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP partner, Hartley Foster.

Charity Commission

3 February 2013

Charitable donations less susceptible to spending cuts

Charitable donations from the public are less likely to be cut compared to other expenses such as takeaways and holidays.

Charities Aid Foundation

5 February 2013

Few charities use VAT cost-sharing exemption

Few charities have used the VAT cost-sharing exemption.

Civil Society

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