Safeguarding issues at Oxfam provide lessons for all charities

The Charity Commission for England and Wales has published a critical report on Oxfam GB following news reports last year regarding safeguarding issues; providing valid lessons for all charities.

Statutory supervision of charities: OSCR inquiries

The Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) published its interim report under section 33 of the Charities and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act 2005 on 28th May 2019 in relation to the Dr...

Changes to the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme

A change to the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme (GASDS), announced by Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond in his October 2018 Budget, is due to come into force on...

Consultation on Scottish Charity Law

On 7th January 2019, the Scottish government opened a consultation on Scottish charity law. It has been over 17 years since the Scottish Charity Law Review Commission (the McFadden Commission)...