This means that the organisation will be treated as though it was a charitable entity at a date before the actual decision to register it.
You can find out more about this in our universal credit section.
Contracts drafted by English lawyers typically include a date in the first line.
This is usually introduced by wording such as: to type this date in the agreement prior to signature, but rather to write the date in by hand once all parties have signed.
If you are over pension credit age, the law requires us to automatically treat your claim for Housing Benefit as being made 3 months before we actually received your claim.
This would mean we can consider paying you for a period up to 3 months before the date we received your application form.
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The Charities Act 2005 enables Charities Services to backdate registration to the date on which it received a properly-completed application, provided the organisation is qualified for registration at that date.