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Charity Update - 9 July 2019

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments.

4 July 2019

Notification of charitable bequests

HM Courts and Tribunals Service (HMCTS) publishes an open letter on the new arrangement being put in place by HMCTS to ensure participating charities continue to receive notification of bequests in wills.

HM Courts and Tribunals Service

4 July 2019

Charity Commission 2018 to 2019 annual report and accounts

The Charity Commission publishes its annual report and accounts for 2018 to 2019.

The Charity Commission

3 July 2019

OSCR response to report on charity law reform consultation

OSCR responds to the Scottish Government's analysis of the responses to the consultation on changes to charity law.


1 July 2019

Charity Commission Annual Public Meeting

The Charity Commission invites trustees, charities and charity advisors to attend its next public meeting.

The Charity Commission

25 June 2019

CTG working group on the “Future of Gift Aid”

The Charity Tax Group (CTG) convenes a working group of charities interested in reviewing the future of Gift Aid, from both a practical and strategic perspective.

Charity Tax Group

6 June 2019

New fundraising code published

The Fundraising Regulator publishes the new Code of Fundraising Practice which will come into effect in October 2019.

The Fundraising Regulator


6 June 2019

Charity SORP must change to meet “new public expectations”

The SORP governance review panel says charity reporting and accounting must be refocussed with the views and needs of the users of charity reports and accounts at its centre.

The Charity Commission

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