Oct 10
Financial sustainability

VCSE Autumn statement proposals 2016

Charity Finance Group, along with nine other voluntary sector bodies, has written to the Chancellor ahead of the Autumn Statement on 23rd November.

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Oct 6
Gift Aid

CFG Consultation Response - Gift Aid and Intermediaries

CFG has responded to proposed developments surrounding the Gift Aid process.

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Sep 20
Accounting and reporting

CFG Consultation Response for Matters of Material Significance

CFG has responded to the Charity Commission, OSCR and CCNI consultation on reporting matters of material significance.

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Sep 9
Charity finance policy

Devolution and voluntary sector summit

CFG, Locality, Children England and NAVCA host 30 voluntary sector leaders and produce a sector statement on devolution

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Sep 1
Charity finance policy

Charities’ business rate bill set to double despite lack of public support for the tax

Analysis of government data by Charity Finance Group has estimated that charities’ total business rate bill will double by the end of the decade.

By 2020, charities will be spending over £400m a year on business rates.

This is despite only 17% of the public believing that charities should pay business rates.

Charity Finance Group has written to the government to ask for the level of mandatory charitable business rate relief to be increased to 100% in the upcoming Budget.

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