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Charity Financials InsiderIn conversation with Bill Cunningham, Chief Operating Officer at Plan International UK
Bill discusses the size and complexity of restricted awards, why VAT fails to put a spring in his step and suggests that donor compliance and expectations might be the biggest challenges facing the sector…10 Gift Aid bear traps for the charity sector
Gift Aid is a great boon to many organisations in the charity sector but when things go wrong it can be very expensive when HMRC Gift Aid auditors pounce...4 steps to developing your charity’s reserves policy
Charities need a clear understanding of their income streams and their risk profile to develop an intelligent reserves policy…See all articles