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Fee Paying Schools Lose Business Rates Relief In Scotland

The Scottish National Party Budget 2017 has removed business rates relief from Scotland’s (fee-paying) independent schools. Currently, charities are awarded an 80 per cent mandatory relief on business rates, with an optional 20 per cent at the discretion of the … Continue reading

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Royal Voluntary Service

A personal guest article by Gillian Burrows, April 2014. A charity’s moral compass and its commitment to transparency, effective governance and ethical work practices is often referred to in the voluntary sector. From my experience one such charity failing spectacularly … Continue reading

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