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6 November 2023 | Webinars | Article by Peter Spencer

Housing associations and charitable status

Peter Spencer, partner and expert in governance helps you understand how charitable status can bring surprising benefits to housing associations and help consider whether it is the right road for your organisation.

As part of HJ Housing Week 2023, Peter discusses several topics in his recorded webinar, including:

  • The definitions, advantages and disadvantages of registering with the commission
  • The impact of the charities act 2022
  • The considerations for a subsidiary structure.

Watch the video below.

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Author bio

Peter is a partner and head of the Charities Team. He advises on a wide range of charity law issues including charity formation, registration and incorporation, joint ventures, mergers, complex structures, trading, grant and donation agreements, crisis management and advising charities with an international element, acting for overseas charities looking to establish charities and initiatives in the UK, and UK charities wishing to fund projects and establish branches in other jurisdictions.

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