Pippa Garland has written for the Private Client Advisor discussing the Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016. This Act has emboldened the Charity Commission, but to what effect?
The Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016 passed into law in March this year. The act grants new powers to the Charity Commission in dealing with charities and their trustees, and gives charities the right to make social investments. Although the government has committed to waiting at least a year until some provisions are brought into force, the majority of the legislation may well be implemented shortly.
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Posted on 13/05/2016 in BWB In The MediaBack to Knowledge