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Last updated on 11 April 2017
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Can a school set up a charity? We relay advice from the Charity Commission and the DfE on obtaining charitable status for voluntary funds, including when a school itself is already an exempt charity. The article also includes advantages and disadvantages to consider when registering as a charity.

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  1. Community schools
  2. Academies, sixth-form colleges and foundation, VA and VC schools
  3. Setting up
  4. Advantages
  5. Disadvantages

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