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    QLD Requirements for Not for Profit Fundraising Transparency?

    Does anybody know the reporting/transparency requirements for Not For Profit fundraising? Specifically - a Queensland-based sporting club is raising money to send a specific team to an event in 2020. If they hold fundraisers that are promoted specifically for this purpose, do the club and...
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    WA Question about indemnity/liability insurance for not for profit event and work safe

    I have been in formed about possible changes to an biannual event for motorcyclists. Apparently there will be changes about only licenced motorcycles being allowed. The event which is a three day event which in the past was open to all motorcycles and no motor vehicles allowed other than to...
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    QLD How to set up a not for profit social club

    I am looking for information on 2 things how to setup a not for profit social golf club with approx 45 members and how to introduce and write a constitution for this club as well as implement liabilty insurance . I have the insurance part covered I just to know the steps for set up and approx...
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    QLD Lawyer Ripping Us Off - What to Do?

    Hi, There we used a not for profit lawyer to finalise our family law parenting orders. We paid $1000 into their trust account and went to court once and then did consent orders that we wrote ourselves. The other party signed, we then went back three months later for one 30 minute meeting to...
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    ACT Is Employment Contract Valid?

    I have been with my current employer for almost three years in not for profit sector as a policy director. As I am considering resigning I wanted to check the obligations I have in the employment contract and asked the employer for a copy. On receipt of contract, it was unsigned by both...
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    WA Legal for Not for Profit Club to Share Bank Password?

    We are a not for profit licenced club with a constitution. Under our constitution, three signatories are required and two to sign for any financial dealings. Each signatory is given an ID and password by the bank and can access the Club's Bank account. To pay online it is necessary to use a...
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    VIC How to Have Defamatory Comments Removed on Facebook?

    I am a co-trustee of a not for profit charity. Comments have been made by a person on Facebook that are not only untrue they are damaging to the work we do for our extremely small charity (there are no staff, it’s just the two of us). We receive no funding so we can’t afford to sue for damages...
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    SA Name of Publication Used as Part of Business Name?

    I currently work for a not for profit and a few years ago I saw a gap with the business, in that we had no newsletter. So I started one and came up with a name (let's call it Create for the purpose of this question). The name isn't derived from the business name, however, it is similar to...
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    VIC Director's Liability - Can ATO Re-Open Debt Without Notification?

    I was a director of a not for profit organisation (club) up until 2006. I recently put in for a tax refund only to find the refund was posted against an integrated account. The ATO advised me it was for directors penalties dating back to my period there. I explained to the ATO for the better...
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    VIC How to Get Ex to Pay Her Debt?

    I have recently separated from my partner and she owes me $3500 from a variety of things during our relationship that she agreed to pay me back for as she was broke. She has signed a short statement stating she would pay me back but has since not spoken to me. I have receipts of her debt for...