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ACNC Review well underway

The ACNC celebrated its fifth birthday in December 2017.  As provided for in the original legislation, the Government is now conducting a review, the terms of reference indicating that it should: Examine the extent to which the objects of the … Continue reading

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ACNC extends transitional reporting

When the ACNC was introduced, transitional arrangements were put in place to allow the ACNC to accept reports prepared for the state regulators for two years. This allowed charities that were also preparing financial accounts for Consumer Affairs, for instance, to lodge … Continue reading

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MyCAV for Incorporated Associations

Consumer Affairs Victoria has just launched a new portal (myCAV) for lots of association admin tasks such as updates to details, lodging of financials.  Everything including applications to become incorporated but not amalgamation, requests for extensions and winding up.  There … Continue reading

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Statutory Definition of

A bill defining “charity” passed through the Australian Senate last night. Up until now, “charity” has been defined by 400 years of court decisions so this is a significant development for the not-for-profit sector.

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