Autumn Newsletter for Charities

Autumn Newsletter for Charities

In this Autumn edition of our newsletter for charities, we consider the way the conduct of Oxfam workers has rightly drawn attention to the governance of charities, focussing attention on their safeguarding responsibilities. We remind you that the new code of...
Protect your charity from fraud

Protect your charity from fraud

The Charity Commission is urging charities to protect themselves from fraud following publication of its research into fraud awareness, resilience and cyber security. The survey, conducted this year updates one carried out in 2009. Over 3,300 charities took part and,...
Brexit Preparations, Deal or No-Deal

Brexit Preparations, Deal or No-Deal

In these very uncertain times, there is a possibility that the UK may be heading for a No-Deal Brexit. Our professional body, The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has brought together guidance around the issues you and your business may...
Getting your charity audit right

Getting your charity audit right

The Charity Commission is concerned that some auditors are letting charities down. According to the Commission, over half of the accounts submitted by charities failed to meet basic benchmarks. It stresses that 44% did meet the required standards for a charity audit...