This site provides comprehensive information about the taxation of charities and tax reliefs for gifts to charity.
If you are looking for a deeper analysis, or an impartial view, you are in the right place.
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New 2019/20 edition out soon
The new 2019/20 edition of Taxation of Charities and Nonprofit Organisations will be published in book form on 15 March 2019.
The online edition will be published on 1 April.
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If you do not find the answer to your question in ToC Online, or if you want advice on which you can legally rely, you may instruct any of the authors to advise. They are James Kessler QC, Etienne Wong and Ross Birkbeck. See How to instruct James Kessler QC, Etienne Wong and Ross Birkbeck.
There are archive editions for years from 2005/06. These will occasionally be useful to investigate the tax position in those years, but the current edition will generally be the best starting point, as that has been written in the light of current HMRC guidance, and further thought and research.
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