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Getting the best deal for VAT and Gift Aid may help you to increase your fundraising income. This session will look at practical aspects of managing the tax and VAT aspects of events and other fundraising methods such as membership schemes.
This seminar will help participants better understand the key principles of financial management and in particular the skills to read a set of accounts and understand the financial position of an organisation. We will discuss key accounting principles, key terminology and provide useful resources for future reference.
Attendees will be given a brief overview of charity areas such as non-business activities and the VAT status of various types of income such as grants, contracts, selling donated goods, fundraising events and sponsorship.
Ideal as an induction for new trustees or a refresher for existing trustees, we will cover the role of the individual trustee within the governance structure and the nature of collective responsibility. The session will also update attendees on the latest governance developments and will contain a mix of presentation as well as structured discussion to discuss issues around the trustee role.
The seminar will offer practical advice and case studies looking at VAT and Gift Aid and tips on how to avoid the pitfalls. Topics covered include when to charge and recover VAT on property, membership and patron schemes, sponsorship and other fundraising methods.