The Academies Accounts Return (AAR) 2022 to 2023 guidance and resources have now been published. Here you will find:

– Guidance documents to help when completing the form;
– Pension guidance;
– Tutorial videos on navigation around the form, validations, the questionnaire in the overview section of the form and benchmarking; and
– MS Teams dial-ins and web chat schedule for queries.

The deadline for the submission of the AAR is Tuesday 30 January 2024.

The AAR Excel workbook for accounting year 2022/23 is available to help users prepare their AAR.  It can also be used by trusts that closed between 1 September 2023 and 31 August 2024 to complete their 2023/24 accounts return.