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FBT Changes Threaten Charity Workforce

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 15th April 2010 -  Australian Economist warns changes to Fringe Benefits Tax could threaten charity work

National Compact Heralds Period of Constructive Engagement – Opinion

Staff Reporter, Monday, 12th April 2010 -  The National Compact heralds a new era of collaboration between Government and the Third Sector, according to the Chair of the National Compact Sector Advisory Group.

Australian Charities and Credit Card Reward Points – Opinion

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 31st March 2010 -  Geoff Carrel, former banking executive and founder of, calls on banks to change their customer loyalty schemes to offer more options to support charities.

NFP Warning on Henry Report

Staff Reporter, Friday, 26th March 2010 -  Mooted changes in the Henry review to Fringe Benefits Tax concessions could have a significant detrimental impact on the ability of Not for Profits to retain and recruit quality employees, according to leading accounting firm BDO.

Give Third Sector Higher Priority – Peter Shergold

Staff Reporter, Thursday, 18th March 2010 -  Not for Profits need to be engaged at a higher stage of the public policy value-chain argues Peter Shergold.

Muhammad Yunus Lecture on ‘Abolishing Poverty – The Human Rights Priority’

Staff Reporter, Wednesday, 17th March 2010 -  Muhummad Yunus, 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and founder of the Grameen Bank, spoke to an audience of 1000 in Sydney recently on ‘Abolishing Poverty – The Human Rights Priority’.

Productivity Commissions’ key recommendations with PilchConnect’s comment

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 16th March 2010 -  PilchConnect have summarised and commented on some of the key findings and recommendations that the Productivity Commission made about legal and regulatory issues affecting Australia’s NFP sector


Opinion: The Not For Profit Sector – The Politicians Dilemma

Listings, Tuesday, 9th March 2010 -  Les Hems, Director of Research at the Centre for Social Impact, looks at the Productivity Commission's report on the Not for Profit sector, and the challenges it poses for the Government.
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