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ICAS Foundation, SC034836
Registered charity from 05 September 2003
Charity Details
This shows the latest contact address that OSCR has been given for the charity.AddressC A House
21 Haymarket Yards
This is the latest postcode that the charity has supplied.PostcodeEH12 5BH
This shows whether the address supplied by the charity is their principal office or the address of one of the charity's trustees. Where the charity tells us that the address is a charity trustee's address, we must publish the name.Is the supplied address a principal office or a trustee address?Principal Office
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Charities are shown as Standard charities, Registered Social Landlords, or Cross-Border charities. These last two will link through to other Regulators’ websites, where you may be able to view the charity’s accounts.Regulatory Type Standard
This personalised charity registration logo can be downloaded free of charge and used on the charity’s website, email signatures and publications.OSCR Registration Logo
These are taken directly from the charity's constitution. A charity's objects describe what the charity has been legally set up to achieve. They do not necessarily describe all of the activities the charity carries out in order to achieve these objects. Object:
Expenses - For payment of the expenses of the constitution and administration of the Trust and of any Government duties or taxes or other duties or taxes which may be exigible from the Trust Fund in the United Kingdom or elsewhere. The Trustees shall have an absolute discretion to decide which expenses of administration shall be charged against income and whch expenses of administration shall be charged, against capital. Application of the Trust Fund - Subject as hereinafter mentioned, for payment or application in such manner and in such shares and propartions and at such times as the Trustees shall in their sole discretion from time to time decide of the whole or any part of the income of the Trust Fund and of the whole or any part of the capital of the Trust Fund to or for:- The promotion in Scotland and in the United Kingdom generally or abroad of research into and education of Accountancy, Finance and Management together with all subjects in any way related thereto (including without prejudice to the generality thereof Law, Economics and Ethics) and any other subjects of an educational nature which may from time to time be of interest directly or indirectly to ?he accountancy profession or any branch thereof (hereinaftei referred to as "the Subjects'') amongst members of the accountancy profession and the public at large in Scotland and the United Kingdomgenerally or abroad. The commissioning of research by members of the accountancy profession, academics and other individuals (including any of the Trustees) and committeds of the Institute and of other professional bodies in Scotland and in the United Kingdom generally or abroad in respect of the Subjects. The financing of conferences in Scotland and in the United Kingdom generally and abroad for the communication or dissemination of research into and education of the Subjects. The provision of education in the Subjects' by the promotion of or assistance in the promotion of classes or
Details of the charity's operations
Current status of the charity.Charity Status: Active
When the charity last submitted a change in information.Last Updated: 08 Jul 2021
Whether the charity is a Trust, Company, Unincorporated Association, SCIO, Educational Endowment, Industrial & Provident Society or Statutory Corporation, the date it became that form, and any previous forms it may have had.Constitutional Form: Trust (founding document is a deed of trust) (other than educational endowment)
This best describes how local or widespread the work of the charity is.Geographical Spread: UK and overseas
This local authority area in which the charity is currently operating.Main Operating Location: City of Edinburgh
The Charity and Trustee Investment (Scotland) Act sets out 15 charitable purposes and one analogous purpose.Purposes: "The advancement of education","Any other purpose that may reasonably be regarded as analogous to any of the preceding purposes"
This lists which beneficiary groups the charity has identified as being the main focus of activities: children / young people, older people, people with disabilities or health problems, people of a particular ethnic or racial origin, other defined groups, no specific group or for the benefit of the community, other charities / voluntary bodies.Beneficiaries: "Other defined groups","No specific group, or for the benefit of the community"
This sets out the types of activity undertaken by the charity from the following: it makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals, it makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations, it carries out activities or services itself, it does none of these.Types of activty undertaken: "It makes grants, donations, loans, gifts or pensions to individuals","It makes grants, donations or gifts to organisations","It carries out activities or services itself"
Annual Information Submission History
The end of the financial year for which accounts and information has been requested. Year End The gross income for the period. Income Expenditure Annual Return Received The date the return was validated by OSCR. Accounts Received The accounts available to view have had personal data such as signatures and addresses redacted (blacked out) to comply with the requirements of the Data Protection Act 1998. The charity’s accounts are the responsibility of the charity trustees and any queries regarding the content of the accounts should be directed to the charity in the first instance. OSCR accepts no liability for the accuracy of the charity’s accounts nor any decision based upon them. Latest Accounts
31 Dec 2016 £225,597 £293,674 22 Aug 2017 Yes
31 Dec 2017 £640,145 £494,280 20 Aug 2018 Yes
31 Dec 2018 £411,359 £365,157 02 Aug 2019 Yes
31 Dec 2019 £404,717 £356,200 07 Aug 2020 Yes
31 Dec 2020 £469,824 £209,362 06 Jul 2021 Yes 2021-08-18 accs re SC034836 - ICAS Foundation_Redacted.pdf
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