keyword: Property






Reforming Charity Taxation Towards a Stronger Civil Society

In October 2017 NCVO established an independent Charity Tax Commission to undertake a full review of the impact of the tax system on charities. The commission was chaired by Sir Nicholas Montagu, a former chair of the Inland Revenue, who was joined by a board of six commissioners with extensive charity, economic and fiscal expertise. NCVO provided secretariat support for the commission.   The commission published its report in July 2019.


Date Published: 17th July 2019
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Crime in England and Wales: year ending June 2019

Overall levels of crime showed falls in recent decades, but have remained broadly stable in recent years. While in the last year there has been no change in overall levels of crime, this hides variation seen in individual crime types. The latest figures show a mixed picture, with continued rises in some types of theft, “bank and credit account fraud” and falls in “computer viruses”. There were also increases in some of the less frequently occurring but higher-harm types of violence, including offences involving knives or sharp instruments.


Date Published: 17th October 2019
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