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Orlando Fraser KC

Orlando Fraser KC

Orlando is the Chair of the Charity Commission.

Campaigning and political activity – what do charities need to consider ahead of a general election?

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Megaphone with text: Campaigning and political activity. Election guidance.

With a General Election on the horizon, I want to remind charities of their responsibilities and of our published guidance to help with decision making around political activity and campaigning.

Yes, political think tanks deserve their charitable status

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Think tanks are critical to our political ecosystem. It is because of the important role of think tanks in informing debate and educating the public that many of them hold charitable status in England and Wales. Yet the nature of these charities is too often called into question.

Charity Commission and Electoral Commission chairs share advice for charities engaging in public debate

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The Electoral Commission and The Charity Commission logos.

A general election is on the horizon and we understand that many of you, as charity leaders and trustees, will see this as a critical moment to speak up for your beneficiaries and highlight your causes. Charities have a proud …