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Are we the guy in the advert

We don't know nobody knows

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I had to chuckle when I saw a comment from rockallj - "we don't know nobody knows" -  I'm currently trying to get my head round funded places and JRS reductions with a percentage apportionment private income v funded income v employee wages. You can't make this up.

I think we're similar to the guy in the advert, going  round the bend but hoping every base is covered and everthing should fit all sizes.

 

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the sea otter
By memyself-eye
30th Apr 2020 11:03

The current crisis makes all the rubbish that has been foisted upon us over the years (MTD,FPS,EPS,GDPR,MLR,AE....BBC - I added that last one.) utterly pointless.
I know the economy of the world is going to hell in a hand cart when my local authority telephoned me inviting me to apply for one of the government grant schemes on behalf of the Scout charity I am treasurer of. "Have £10k" they say - "you're worth it" even though we pay no business rates (charity exemption) and that sum vastly exceeds the charity's requirements- even in lock down. The authority have similarly invited every other charity in the area to apply regardless of need. How will it all end?
I don't know - nobody knows!

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By stepurhan
30th Apr 2020 13:08

Did an application for a Scout group where I'm Treasurer myself yesterday.

We have a Scout hut. It has a rates number. It gets the charity exemption like you. But the council offered so mad to turn it down.

I did have a discussion with the GSL before the letter arrived. At the time I said I thought us not being a business would make us ineligible but we may as well apply just in case. We shall see if the money turns up.

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