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The tough life of charities

Associate Director Chris Rogers has written on communications challenges for charities for Behind the Spin.

HMRC must stop hounding innocent charities

HMRC must look at charity cases more closely and ensure that interpretations of tax exemptions are correct, writes Whitehouse Political Consultant Ben Rochelle.

Sector call to remove barriers to charities’ involvement in public services

Third sector umbrella bodies have called on the government to invest more in training procurement officials to address the “significant barriers” to charities’ involvement in public services. In a joint submission to HM Treasury, the groups call for additional support to be made available to voluntary organisations that want to deliver public services. The submission … Continued

Charities concerned over business rate relief

The Charity Tax Group (CTG) has said that local authorities are increasingly “unfairly challenging” charities’ business rate relief. The CTG, which campaigns for a better deal for charities on tax, said in written document to HM Treasury that it was concerned by councils’ response to new rules which resulted in rates being shared between local and … Continued

The Disability Employment Charter

Supporting the UK’s largest coalition of disability campaigners with targeted media coverage Background The Disability Employment Charter was borne from the UK’s leading disability charities, trade unions and academics. The largest coalition of organisations coming together in this space with one shared vision, the Charter outlined practical measures the government should take to tackle the … Continued

Education Communications Agency

Whitehouse knows that done properly, communications strategies and campaigns are powerful tools that play a crucial role in achieving your business goals. The Challenges in Education Communications: Education and children’s services policies are ever-evolving, and the digital transformation of the sector has left many businesses confronted by unique regulations. Academic curriculums are being challenged in … Continued

Whitehouse Communications Appoints Dr Andy Tarrant as Director of EU Affairs

Whitehouse Communications, newly re-branded from The Whitehouse Consultancy, has appointed Dr Andy Tarrant as their Director of EU Affairs and Public Policy. This senior appointment is the latest in the political communications agency’s continual staff growth, following an 80% increase during the last year alone. Andy joins the Whitehouse team following his role as the … Continued