The Charity Commission has published information about additional questions for the 2015 annual return. Information on income from the public purse should be available from accounts. The regulator has indicated there will be additional guidance on pay policies - should be interesting. Contact us if you would like advice on the reviewing financial controls.
The annual return 2015 will include three new question areas, which received broad support in the consultation: In the reporting period, how much income did you receive from contracts from central or local government to deliver services & grants from central or local government? Does your charity have a policy on paying its staff? Has your charity reviewed its financial controls during the reporting period?