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Bircham Dyson Bell (BDB) LLP and Pitmans LLP merged on 1 December 2018 to become BDB Pitmans LLP. More details can be found here

Setting Up and Registration

We can help set up and register charities of all shapes and sizes.

Sectors and Services

Our in-depth knowledge of the sector means that our advice encompasses not just the legal issues, but also the practicalities of managing a charity, so that, once formed, it can be run smoothly and efficiently.

If there are pressing demands to deal with, such as a public event, a grant application or a disaster appeal, we can work at speed to set up and register your charity.

We can advise on:

  • All aspects of registration with the Charity Commission, including public benefit requirements
  • Bespoke constitutions
  • Incorporation of charitable companies
  • Incorporating unincorporated organisations
  • Registration with HM Revenue & Customs
  • The most appropriate legal structure for new civil society organisations

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