Author: Kirsty Semple
Published: June 2014 | ISBN: 9781860726057
This book provides clear and practical guidance on the law, regulation, and procedures involved running a charity.
An indispensable guide for charity secretaries, and anyone involved with running a charity, this practical and comprehensive book includes a wide range of useful features, such as checklists, best practice guidance, timetables, and sample documents.
Coverage includes the key areas of governance and compliance, such as boards, trustees and officers, the Charity Commission and its requirements, and employment and volunteers. Additional guidance includes setting up and working with the various legal entities and structures, such as CICs, CIOs, industrial and provident societies, and trusts.
The contents are backed by the knowledge and experience of leading team of contributors, with coverage reflecting the requirements of the Charities Act 2006 and the Companies Act 2006. Additional legislation as it relates to charities is also included, such as employment law and data protection.
1. The charity’s structure and legal framework
2. Ongoing requirements
3. The charity's governance
4. The charity’s business
5. The charity's assets
6. Charity mergers and winding up