About the Author

Dan Saunders
Legal Practitioner, Commercial Law: Law for Charities and Not for Profit Organisations, Sharrock Pitman Legal Pty Ltd

Saunders is a lawyer in Sharrock Pitman Legal's charity and not-for-profit team. He has worked for some of Australia's top charity law firms and for the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission. He has also founded his own charity, and volunteered on boards of multiple charities. He advises NFPs, charities and philanthropists on establishment, constitutions, income tax exemption and tax deductibility, and provides guidance on best practice for governance, compliance, fundraising and reporting.

Articles Published

A charity giving fund, also known as an 'ancillary fund', is a vehicle for public and private philanthropy. It is a type of charitable trust designed to provide an investment structure for philanthropic ...  ...