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Charitable Incorporated Organisations (CIOs) in the UK: An Accountant’s Perspective

In the UK, there are four primary legal structures you can adopt if you are a charity: Trust – registered with The Charity Commission Unincorporated charity – registered with The Charity Commission Charitable company limited by guarantee – registered with Companies House and The Charity Commission Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) – registered with The Charity […]

To Incorporate or not to Incorporate?


Operating through a Limited Company is the most common way to work in the UK if you are working for yourself.  This is because it is relatively cheap and easy to set up.  It is also perceived to be the most tax advantageous way of operating.  But the tax advantages are increasingly being reduced. So, […]