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Multi-academy trusts explained

We have updated our “Multi-academy trusts explained” publication. The document is an insightful view into the benefits of multi-academy trusts and why they can bring economies of scale.

The document also looks at:

  • typical multi-academy trust structures and sizes
  • the practicalities of forming a multi-academy trust
  • disadvantages
  • accounting issues that arise in a multi-academy trust
  • considerations if your school is thinking about joining a multi-academy trust
  • becoming a sponsor
  • VAT and tax issues that can arise, including trading subsidiaries

The next steps

For more information, please contact Allan Hickie or your usual UHY adviser.

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