Annual Statutory Reporting
The Charities Act 2011 and its impact on wording of Annual Reports and Accounts
Here are some links to other websites and resources to help with preparing the PCC’s Annual Accounts
Resources from the National Church
A useful guide for PCC Treasurers, “PCC Accountability: The Charities Act 2011 and the PCC 4th Edition“, has recently been published by Church House. This book provides essential and up to date guidance for all PCCs in the preparation and scrutiny of their annual financial statements and reports.
This new edition is fully updated with regard to the Charities Act 2011 and the Charity SORP Regulations. It includes guidance on:
- Technical compliance issues for larger PCCs, aligned with current best practice
- Correlation with the current annual Return of Parish Finances required by the National Church
- Specific sections covering the reduced requirements for “smaller” PCCs, including a complete guide to Receipts and Payment accounting
- Reworked specimen Annual Report & Accounts for small and large PCCs.
Paxton Quick Books Data Developments “Parish Buying” ( a National Church Initiative) are working with their approved IT Software supplier to make a whole range of software licences and packages available to parishes. Please refer to the Parish Buying Website for more details.
Annual Financial Returns
This link takes you to the Annual Returns – Finance page