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New Regulations Introduced by the Charities Act 2011

From January 2018, incorporated charities in England and Wales will be able to convert to charitable incorporated organisations (CIOs) under new regulations introduced by the Charities Act 2011.

The Charity Commission has published a phased conversion timetable over an 8 month period, depending on the size of the charities. Incorporated charities with an annual income of less than £12,500 to convert first; gradually accepting larger charities, until August 2018, when the conversion process will be open to all incorporated charities.

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