Yes. I think you need to check this with HMRC as I suspect you are no longer eligible to claim Gift Aid as a CIC
Better to find out before you claim the tax, than find out later that you have to repay it!
If you were also a Community Amateur Sports Club (CASC) you could claim Gift Aid directly from HMRC as CASC's can also be CICs.
The only other entities that can claim Gift Aid are charities and you can't be both a CIC…"
"Hi Jenny. I find the funder usually asks for a separate report anyway. But if they want it as part of the accounts you could include it as an extra management page at the back of the accounts. This page can then be excluded when filing with…"
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