Basic religious charities

Background The definition of ‘basic religious charity’ under the Australian Charities and Not for-profits Commission Act 2012 (Cth) was changed with effect from 17 March 2021. A 'Basic Religious Charity' (BRC) is a registered charity with the purpose of advancing religion that meets 6 other criteria such as not receiving more [...]

2021-03-31T09:06:40+10:00March 31st, 2021|

ACNC to Audit PBI Status

On 5 December 2017, the Commonwealth Government announced a package of reforms to improve the oversight of organisations with deductible gift recipient (DGR) status.  These reforms included bringing Departmental register DGRs such as environmental funds and overseas aid funds under the supervision of the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC).  The [...]

2020-12-14T11:47:30+10:00December 14th, 2020|
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