Information on managing money

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Accountable is an online fiscal hosting service, which acts like a bank and holds money on behalf of groups. Accountable is run by the Social Change Agency CIC and is designed specifically to help community groups who don't have a bank account. Groups can simply and transparently manage their money using Accountable's online platform. There is a one-off set up fee of £42 and then Accountable charge 5% of all the group's income.

Very comprehensive website with information how to set up a charity, legal guidance, and a database of all registered charities. Also has specialist guidance section specifically aimed at small groups wanting to become charities.
The Charity Commission is now part of the site, which can make it difficult to search for the information you need. They advise you to:

  • always include 'charity commission' in your search terms, eg 'report serious incident charity commission'

  • enter your search term, then select 'Charity Commission' from the drop down list of 'Organisations' on the search results page

Some specific guidance you may find useful: