Spotlight on Charities

Spotlight on Charities

Although charity law varies across the UK, charity governance is very much in the spotlight. In a recent report, the Charity Commission for England and Wales (CCEW) suggested that nearly 40% of small charities were submitting inaccurate financial information. Small...
HMRC Launch Free Gift Aid Guide

HMRC Launch Free Gift Aid Guide

HM Revenue and Customs have published a free online guide to help charities complete Gift Aid donation schedules. The step-by-step guide tells charities how to claim back tax on eligible donations, help in choosing the right software, and advice on completing the...
Making the Most of Gift Aid

Making the Most of Gift Aid

Recent research from HMRC has suggested that small charities and some sports clubs are missing out on £600 million in additional funding, with a third of donations failing to add Gift Aid. Who does Gift Aid apply to? As well as charities, Community Amateur Sports...
Budget 2015 and 2015/16 Tax Tables

Budget 2015 and 2015/16 Tax Tables

Our updated Tax Tables are available here – find out what the new rates mean for you. If would like to  read our summary of the 2015 Budget, then please follow this link: Budget Summary 2015 The main issues include: Farmers averaging – Farmers will be able...