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Charity Update 26 May 2016



United Kingdom

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

20 May 2016

How will the new Charities Act affect your charity?

The Charity Commission blogs about the new Charities Act which starts to come into force from July 2016.

The Charity Commission  


19 May 2016

Views sought on matters of material significance to be reported by auditors

A consultation opens on the reporting of matters of material significance by auditors and independent examiners to regulators.

The Charity Commission  


18 May 2016

The Queen's Speech

The Government announces that it intends to introduce a Small Charitable Donations Bill.

Cabinet Office, The Rt Hon David Cameron MP and Prime Minister's Office, 10 Downing Street


9 May 2016

Charities remain at risk of online extortion demands

The Charity Commission issues an alert to charities to be aware of online extortion or ‘ransom’ demands affecting UK businesses.

The Charity Commission  


May 2016

New guidance for charities in the LGPS

The pension scheme trade body, the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association, issues guidance to charities and other employers joining the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association  

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