Charity Commission urges caution on commercial tie-ups
- Twelve late-filing charities are named. Rimmer, Abi // Third Sector;10/1/2013, Issue 770, p4
The article reports that Great Britain's Charity Commission is investigating several charities that have failed to file their annual reports for two or more years as of October 1, 2013.
- CharityGiving: Court to rule. Ricketss, Andy // Third Sector;1/14/2014, Issue 781, p8
The article reports on the move of the Charity Commission to ask the British High Court to decide how the first sums of money from the suspended online giving platform CharityGiving should be distributed to charities.
- Clicked. // Third Sector;1/21/2014, Issue 782, p5
The article cites the three most read storied on the website of this magazine in the week ending January 21, 2014 which include "Charity Commission will accept Plymouth Brethren application for charitable status" and "Interview: Dominic Nutt."
- Related-party transactions can adversely affect profit. Jones, Ray // Third Sector;2/4/2014, Issue 784, p19
The article focuses on the updates being made by the British Charity Commission on its guidance on managing conflicts of interest in related-party transactions and the accounting standard on the disclosure of charity transactions.
- Total income rises by Â£3bn. Ricketts, Andy // Third Sector;2/18/2014, Issue 786, p4
The article reports that total income of registered charities in England and Wales rose by around 3 billion British pounds to 61.43 British pounds in 2013, compared with 58.48 billion British pounds in 2012, according to charities regulator Charity Commission.
- ON THE REGISTER. // Third Sector;10/23/2012, Issue 727, p17
The article offers education facts and figures news briefs from the Charity Commission as of October 2012 including 73,014 charities listing education as their charitable objectives, 2,336 operating in London while 11,483 are in Wales and England and 6,100 that were late in filing documents.
- Commission opens Cup Trust inquiry. Ainsworth, David // Third Sector;5/7/2013, Issue 751, p4
The article reports on the decision of the Charity Commission on April 12, 2013 to investigate the possible involvement of Cup Trust in taxable activities, following allegations that the charitable institution contributed only 55,000 British pounds from donations accumulated for more than two...
- Regulator: 'no more fat to cut'. Rimmer, Abi // Third Sector;5/28/2013, Issue 754, p4
The article reports on the claim by the British Charity Commission that it can no longer make reductions on its budget without adversely affecting its services to the public, in response to the British Treasury's proposals to make 10% savings to all departments in 2015-2016.
- Public Safety Trust inquiry. Rimmer, Abi // Third Sector;6/11/2013, Issue 756, p8
The article reveals that the British Charity Commission has launched an inquiry on the Public Safety Charitable Trust which lost a High Court case in May 2013 over unpaid business rates.