Charities and corporation tax

HMRC is asking 3,000 charities and a random sample of community amateur sports clubs to send in a corporation tax return, likely motivated by its concerns over the extent of incorrect Gift Aid claims.

Susan Shi explains the background and how affected charities and CASCs should respond.


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