Charities & Not for Profit
Supporting your Charity or Not for Profit organisation
At Westcotts we understand the challenges that the charity and Not for Profit sector faces and can help you navigate these to meet the increasing demands of funders, the public and regulators.
Our specialist team that holds the prestigious Diploma in Charity Accounting qualification have the technical expertise to support your organisation as you comply with complex and ever-changing regulations.
The Charity and Not for Profit sector faces increased scrutiny when compared with other businesses, meaning that transparency with regards to financial affairs is an important concern for our charity and not for profit clients. We can assist you fulfil your statutory needs whilst having the experience to provide advice on areas you may not be so familiar with.
As part of our service to the Charity and Not for Profit sector, we provide a free seminar for Charity Trustees in November each year, along with our free regular Charity Newsletter. We also provide workshops on topical issues for trustees and management to improve their understanding of their responsibilities and to help keep them up to date with relevant changes
For more information on these matters please contact one of our team members below.
Get in touch with one of our specialist advisers to see how we can help your business.
Whoever you are, wherever you are, whatever you want to achieve. With more offices in the South West than any other firm, we’re always on hand to offer face-to-face advice, opening doorways to a whole world of specialisms and services which are available to all of our clients whenever they need them.
To find your nearest office or get in touch with one of our specialist advisers, please go to our contact us page.
cCharity Commission’s Annual Return 2023: charities need to know The Charity Commission is the body responsible for registering and regulating all charities and not-for-profit organisations in England and Wales. Part of its role is helping us, the public, feel we can support charities with confidence and ensure that charities can fundraise legitimately and effectively. As26/04/23
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Charities: Time to get your house in order? It goes without saying that it is an incredibly busy time of year for many charities in the South West, as they get all their information together ready to send across to their accountant or independent examiner. As the year-end has recently passed for a significant number24/05/23