Research and Resources

ACNC was created following extensive inquiries and sector consultation over fifteen years including six parliamentary inquiries - all called for an independent regulator - all concluded the ATO should not be the de facto regulator for the NFP sector.  Most initial sector concerns have been addressed with the three ACNC objects being amended to take account of the major issues raised.

The FBT discussion – what is the CCA position?

By David Crosbie, CEO, Community Council for Australia


In developing policy related to taxation concessions provided to the charities and not-for-profit sector, CCA has consistently adopted a longer term view of what might best serve the sector’s interests, both now and into the future.

 CCA has written a discussion paper to accompany the online poll we're currently running at about Mobile Giving in Australia. This paper is available below.

Australian taxpayers support many community and other not-for-profit (NFP) organisations. The activities of these organisations have considerable social impact and touch the lives of many Australians, including some of the most disadvantaged members of the community.