Reviewing charities’ financial information: A discussion

Join our expert guest from the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) for a discussion on financial reporting by charities, particularly in the context of the ACNC’s surveillance program.

You will learn about the findings from the ACNC’s annual review of charities’ financial reports, including highlights of where improvements have been made in reporting practices, plus other general areas for improvement. This episode will be useful for charities and their auditors who are involved in financial reporting for the 30 June 2021 year-end.

You will also hear about the latest regulatory and financial reporting developments that are also likely to be relevant to the current reporting period. Listen now.

Guest: Melville Yates, Director for Reporting, Red Tape Reduction and ACNC Corporate Services, ACNC
Host: Ram Subramanian, Senior Manager Reporting Policy, CPA Australia

Further Resources:
ACNC report: Reviewing Charities’ Financial Information and Annual Financial Reports
Article: Charity sector: 5 ways blockchain can add value
ACNC's reviewing charities’ financial information and annual financial reports
Cutting red tape for charities – Minister announces increase in financial reporting thresholds for charities
ACNC annual financial reports
ACNC general and special purpose financial statements
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