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News Alert: Budget 2019 Date Announced

Budget 2019 Date Announced Budget 2019 is scheduled to take place on 6 November 2019. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sajid Javid, has announced plans to hold a Budget on 6 November 2019. Sajid Javid said: “This will be the first … Continue reading

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Charities respond to spring statement

The chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his second spring statement yesterday, in which he announced the government’s plans for a number of consultations that could affect the sector. As with last year’s statement, Hammond held back from making any major tax … Continue reading

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Consultation News

Shropshire Council –  2019 budget consultation Shropshire Council would like council taxpayers’ views on proposals being taken forward for the 2019/20 financial year. Click here to find out more and to participate.    

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VAT and VCS Temporary Workers

The Court of Appeal has ruled that employers must pay VAT on the wages of temporary staff, which estimates suggest could cost the sector up to £20 million. Unlike most commercial companies, charities can’t reclaim VAT on agency fees because their services … Continue reading

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News From Shropshire Council

Have Your Say In Shropshire Council’s Budget Consultation Shropshire Council is seeking the views of residents and organisations on its budget for 2018/19, which runs from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019. Launched on Wednesday 10 January 2018, the budget … Continue reading

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VCSE Personal Health Budget Support Network Events

Voluntary Voices (that’s NAVCA, Volunteering Matters and National Voices) is hosting a range of events across England which will provide information, advice and guidance on the Personal Health Budget process both nationally and locally and will help develop an engagement … Continue reading

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NAVCA Article: How Will The Autumn Statement Affect The Voluntary Sector?

Philip Hammond gave his first Autumn Statement yesterday and in it announced growth in the years up to 2020-21 would be lower than previously predicted. Here we look at how the main announcements will directly affect charities: Banking fines – … Continue reading

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Shropshire Council Meets With Town And Parish Councils To Discuss Future Of Delivering Community-Based Services

Shropshire Council yesterday (Tuesday 14 June 2016) met with town and parish councils from across the county to hear their views and help resolve concerns around the challenges if they were to take on council services identified at risk in … Continue reading

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NAVCA Response To The Budget 2016

NAVCA have responded to the 2016 Budget and have also warned that business rates cuts could impact of funding for smaller charities and community groups. Neil Cleeveley, Chief Executive, said, “Charities have consistently been told that there is no money. Maybe … Continue reading

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