Ward Williams Charity Newsletters

Our specialist newsletter highlighting important and current issues that may affect charities is prepared by Ward Williams twice a year. If you would like to receive a copy please email: charities@wardwilliams.co.uk

Charity Newsletter - Spring 2022

Charity Newsletter - Spring 2022

  • Charities’ response to the war in Ukraine
  • Kids Company: Lessons to be learned
  • Fraud awareness
  • Company law reform
  • Fundraising regulation
  • Issues arising from the Ukraine crisis
  • Climate-related disclosures
  • Spring Statement 2022
  • Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Business Rates Relief Scheme
  • Living wage
Charity Newsletter - Autumn 2021

Charity Newsletter - Autumn 2021

  • Trust in the charity sector
  • Hybrid working
  • Charity law reform
  • Dormant assets
  • Fundraising guidance
  • Faith charities
  • Operating overseas
  • Combatting terrorism
  • Trustee recruitment
  • Lotteries
  • Updated COVID guidance
  • Charity model accounts
  • Signing accounts
  • SORP developments
  • Funding social care
  • Autumn Budget
  • Gift Aid developments
  • Regulatory review
Charity Newsletter - Spring 2021

Charity Newsletter - Spring 2021

  • Budget 2021
  • Trustee guidance
  • Fraud and the pandemic
  • Charity governance
  • AGM guidance
  • Charity model accounts
  • Filing the annual report
  • Fundraising disclosures
  • Going concern reporting
  • Off-payroll working
  • Responsible investment
  • Corporate transparency and register reform
Charity Newsletter - Winter 2020

Charity Newsletter - Winter 2020

  • Covid-19 update
  • How to report serious incidents
  • Fraud and the pandemic
  • Fundraising guidance
  • Transparent and accountable governance
  • Diversity in the charity sector
  • Independent examination
  • Enhanced register of charities
  • Revitalising trusts
  • The Charity SORP
  • Filing the annual report
  • Charity SORP Information Sheets
  • Future charity SORP developments
  • Accounting for operating leases
  • Gift aid and trading subsidiaries during the pandemic
  • VAT and digital media
  • VAT and supplies of e-publications
  • Charities and the HMRC Trust Registration Service
  • Corporate Governance and Insolvency Act 2020

No one could fail to be moved by events in Ukraine, and many trustees will be considering if the war impacts on their charity in any way and whether there is anything they can or should be doing in response. Both CCEW and OSCR have now published gui ...

There have been several false dawns during the COVID-19 pandemic, but with the removal of restrictions across the UK it is hoped that finally an end to the disruption to the charity sector caused by the pandemic is now in sight. Research published b ...

Ward Williams staff completed the Windsor Colour run on Saturday 7th May 2022. In memory of our friend and colleague Liana Gale where they raised funds for Woking Sam Beare Hospice Sadly Liana lost her battle to cancer on the 23rd December 2021. She ...

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