Not-for-profit reforms: submission deadlines extended

Assistant Treasurer Mark Abib has extended the deadlines for responses to several government reform papers affecting the not-for-profit sector, as reported in the NFP Newsletter issued on December 23.

  • Submissions on the exposure draft of the ACNC legislation are now due 27 January 2012
  • Submissions on the consultation paper on the governance framework for the Not-for-Profit sector are now due 27 January 2012
  • Submissions in response to the ACNC administrative systems are noe due 27 February 2012

Philanthropy Australia welcomes the extension of time for responses.

Other upcoming reform matters include:

  • Further consultation on NFP tax concessions, proposed for early 2012
  • Exposure draft of the proposed statutory definition of charity, due mid-2012
  • A second exposure draft for consultation on the ‘in Australia’ principle, early 2012

Philanthropy Australia will keep you updated on these matters and our draft submissions will be made available to members for comment.

Jan. 09, 2012

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