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Ten Years of the Scottish Charity Regulator

This year marks the first decade of the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) and the charity sector looks a lot different now than it did 10 years ago....
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Sector lessons from OSCR since 2006

Since its formal establishment in 2006, OSCR has provided a great deal of material which is of help to the Scottish charity sector as a whole. Some of that material...
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OSCR in numbers

Monday 25th April 2016 marked OSCR’s 10th anniversary as regulator of the Scottish charity sector, with full statutory powers. Before being granted its full statutory powers, OSCR had been created...
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Board Matters

The selection of charity board members is critical to the success of any charity’s governance. A poorly chosen board can result in poor decision making, with the potential for financial...
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Pre-Nuptial Agreements – Protecting Your Treasure Chest

US court documents have confirmed that film star Johnny Depp, renowned for his portrayal of Captain Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean, and his actress wife Amber Heard are...
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Scottish Taxation and Scottish Taxpayers: The Next Instalment

Head of Tax and Succession, Alexander Garden, discusses the recent developments in relation to taxation controlled by Holyrood or affecting Scottish taxpayers. The article originally appeard in Lyon and Turnbull's...