Webinar – Fundraising in a Crisis

Webinar held on Wednesday 8th March 2020 – From 11.30am to 12.30pm.

Headline Topics in this Webinar

Advice from our DCA Community Advisor:

  • How to continue to raise funds for your good cause when you are social distancing
  • Online platforms & crowdfunding
  • Keeping donations coming in
  • Current funding opportunities

Advice from expert guest Sophie White from Total Tax Group will be covering information on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) commonly referred to as “furloughing” staff, this will include:

  • Updated guidance from HMRC and interpretation/guidance from the Tax Faculty of the Institute of Chartered Accounts England and Wales (ICAEW) – issued on 4 April 2020
  • How to access the grant
  • Timing of claims for the grant
  • Salary on which the claim is based
  • Tax consequences of the grant to the employer and the employee
  • Period of “furlough” & interaction with staff with multiple jobs
  • Employee Rights
  • Application of CJRS for Company Directors

Links to Fact Sheets:

**Our expert guest, Sophie White, is a Chartered Tax Adviser (a member of the Charted Institute of Taxation (CIOT)) and a member of the Tax Faculty of the Institute of Chartered Accounts England and Wales (ICAEW). The content is given as information, and therefore cannot be relied upon as “advice”.  If any of the participants wish to seek further information from Total Tax Group, Sophie will be holding a 20 participant Zoom on Tuesday 14th at 10am, this can be accessed via DCA on Eventbrite. Should the event fill up quickly, there is the potential for another session at 2pm.