Robson Laidler has been working closely with charities and the not-for-profit sector in the North East since the firm was founded in the 1920’s. We currently act for over 50 charities from the smallest grant making trust to more substantial organisations.


Experience in the sector

Our charity clients are advised by Michael Moran who has acted as a charity trustee for over 15 years. We are also members of the UK200 Charity Group with whom we share best practice on charity reporting, training and other issues.


How we can help you

  • Charity accounting and audit services
  • Independent examination of charity accounts
  • SORP accounting and compliance
  • Payroll and VAT
  • Help in operating Gift Aid
  • Advice on governance and trustee training
  • Implementation and training on computerised systems
  • Internal controls
  • Trustees Annual Report content and advice
  • Completion of Annual Returns
  • Advice on how to set-up a charity


Specialist areas

  • Local charities
  • Health and social care
  • Arts
  • Youth work
  • Faith based charities and organisations
  • Clubs and associations



General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018. The GDPR is wide ranging and aims to put the rights of individuals at the centre of data protection law.

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Further Information

For further information please contact:-

Michael Moran



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