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Charity Update 24 March 2016



United Kingdom

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

23 March 2016

Commission provides further clarity to EU referendum guidance

The Charity Commission makes some changes to its guidance in order to provide greater clarity.

The Charity Commission  


16 March 2016

The Budget 2016

The Government commits £45 million of banking fines over the next 4 years to support military charities and other good causes and commits £12 million of funding from the 'tampon tax' to support a range of good causes benefitting women.

HM Treasury and The Rt Hon George Osborne MP  


15 March 2016

OSCR change in focus

OSCR announces that from the 1 April 2016 it is going to be a more "targeted" regulator and is starting to nuance its systems and approaches in order to better aim its efforts and energies at the charities and groups of charities that are likely to pose the highest risk to public trust and confidence in the sector.



15 March 2016

Charities SORP FRS 102 Update Bulletin - early adoption is not permitted in Scotland

OSCR says that early adoption of the Update Bulletin is not permitted in Scotland.



14 March 2016

The Charity Commission launches a new blog

The Charity Commission launches a new blog to speak directly to the public interested in charities about its work.

The Charity Commission  


14 March 2016

Getting ready for annual return 2016

The Charity Commission announces arrangements for the annual return 2016.

The Charity Commission

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