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Charity Update - 19 July 2017



United Kingdom

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

14 July 2017

Fundraising training programme for small charities is now open

Charities can sign up for a range of free and low cost training opportunities through the Government's small charities fundraising training programme.

Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport and Tracey Crouch MP

13 July 2017

Launch of the new charity governance code

A group of leading charity membership bodies unveils new recommendations which aim to strengthen governance and accountability in the voluntary and community sector.


12 July 2017

Trust and confidence in the Charity Commission 2017

The Charity Commission publishes a report presenting the findings of independent research conducted by Populus into trust and confidence in the Charity Commission.

The Charity Commission

6 July 2017

Gift Aid donor intermediaries

HM Revenue & Customs publishes guidance on how the Gift Aid declaration ‘authorisation’ process works.

HM Revenue & Customs

6 July 2017

Fundraising Regulator celebrates first birthday with launch of Fundraising Preference Service

The Fundraising Regulator today turns one year old and, to mark the occasion, launches the Fundraising Preference Service. The service will enable individuals to block direct marketing communications from named charities.

Fundraising Regulator 

3 July 2017

National Hereditary Breast Cancer Helpline: official warning

The Charity Commission issues a public Official Warning for the first time to the National Hereditary Breast Cancer Helpline.

The Charity Commission