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Northern Society of Chartered Accountants

At the heart of northern business since 1882

Charity Accounts: current issues and refresher

Date: 13 March 2014 13:30 - 16:30

Type: Audit Assurance and Financial Reporting

Organiser: Tyne and Wear

Objective – To review current guidance from the Charity Commission and to identify key issues relevant to charities generally, trustees and their advisers

To be determined nearer the date but to include some or all of charity fundamentals

  • Charity structures – Incorporated, unincorporated and Charitable Incorporated Organisations
  • Audit and reporting requirements
  • Issues arising from new UK GAAP
  • Fund accounting
  • The SOFA
  • The trustees report
  • The difference between audit and independent examination

Current issues for charity trustees and their auditors and advisers

  • Changes in charity funding and public sector involvement on trustees’ reports and accounts
  • Public benefit and other registration issues
  • Going concern
  • Fraud, money laundering and the Bribery Act 2010
  • Charity Commission reports
  • Risk assessment and follow up


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Bill Telford  – Telford Financial Training Ltd

Bill Telford – Telford Financial Training Ltd

Bill qualified as an accountant with an international big four firm in 1975 and has spent the last 30 years in education and training. In 2000, he joined Baker Tilly as National Training Director and he has served on both the ICAEW Council the Learning & Professional Development Board. He has recently retired as a partner with Baker Tilly and is now trading as a freelance lecturer and training consultant.

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