Accounting software

Tax website closed, personal data leaked

Government Gateway shut down following confirmation the personal data of 12 million people has been found in a public car park

03 Nov 2008

How To guides

The archive of Accountancy Age's How To guides

29 Oct 2008

CaseWare launches IFRS compliance software

Caseware unveils what it claims is the first IFRS compliance software

13 Oct 2008

Probe uncovers first chip-and-pin card fraud

Fraud investigators have uncovered the first chip-and-pin fraud, leaving payment systems vulnerabl

14 Aug 2008

Sage share price slips

Sage sees its share price fall as analysts predict the downturn will hit sales

29 Jul 2008

Half of accountancy firms in the UK are at risk of data theft

Research published by IT support company Ulysses finds that 45% of people working in accountancy firms are at risk of IT theft

24 Jul 2008

IT security must have human element says Poynter

Former chairman of PwC warns against relying on technology instead of good management if data security is to be guaranteed

16 Jul 2008

Child benefit data loss a communication muddle, claims Poynter

A catalogue of 'unfortunate' events at HMRC triggered the loss of sensitive child record data according to PwC review

25 Jun 2008

Adviser fury at hike in online rejection rate

Online filing accused of failing to keep up with pace of change

19 Jun 2008

Iris upgrade online

Iris unveils its online upgrade to Accounts Office package.

09 Jun 2008

CODA2go now launched with a view to tackling the SME market

CODA hopes to break into the SME market with its new platform for accountancy software.

07 May 2008

McAfee appoints 'Rocky' as CFO

Albert 'Rocky' Pimentel punching in at anti-virus company from 15 May

02 May 2008

UK finance firms urged to tighten up on data security

FSA presses financial firms to take greater precautions to stop data leaks

24 Apr 2008

IT security: how to spot a hacker

Are you sitting comfortably? Perhaps you should look over your shoulder instead. One of your colleagues could be stealing company data

24 Apr 2008

Mamut snaps up MYOB UK

Mamut takes on 50,000 small business customers in MYOB acquisition

24 Apr 2008

Accountant falls foul of ICO data demands

North London man fined by the Information Commissioner's Office for offences under the Data Protection Act

23 Apr 2008

Digita bought by Thomson Corporation

Thomson snaps up Digita, which could see greater competition for Iris and Sage in the accountancy software market

02 Apr 2008

AccountancyAge.com up for PPA award

New-look site given recognition in business website category of prestigious awards

18 Mar 2008

Softworld 2008 special report

Bring yourself up to speed on the latest technology issues before visitng the Softworld Accounting and Finance Solutions exhibition on 27 February

18 Feb 2008

Tax filing site offers VeriSign protection

Online tax filing site FileYourTaxes offers VeriSign protection

30 Jan 2008

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2shotguests

How software as a service can meet the strategic needs of a growing business

Organisations are now looking for a software service that is cost effective, flexible, streamlined and able to meet the needs of the business both today and in the future

This web seminar will explain how finance directors can monitor and understand the various financial costs of staff turnover

Leader: Baker Tilly's naming nerves

Baker Tilly's impending name change opens up a range of possiblities, writes Calum Fuller

The Practitioner: R&D tax credit boon awaits clients

The Practitioner is gobsmacked at the opportunities for tax savings that R&D credits will bring for clients

Macro View: Soaring US dollar could unleash nasty global tremors

If upward pressures on the dollar escalate, its strength could become malignant and the blessing could become a curse

Audit magnifying glass

New audit threshold reform – a threat or an opportunity?

What should smaller firms be doing to prepare for the impending audit threshold reforms? Having a strategy to work smarter, differently, than in the past is a must, writes Simon Warren

Colin: Chocolate coin meltdown

Colin ponders the impact of chocolate coins being pulled 'out of circulation'

Colin: No-go for new Tesco logo

Colin attempts a unilateral rebrand for Tesco

Taking Stock: Haslers' marathon man avoids comfort break

Better out than in for long-distance runner

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Why budgeting fails: One management system is not enough

If budgeting is to have any value at all, it needs a radical overhaul. In today's dynamic marketplace, budgeting can no longer serve as a company's only management system; it must integrate with and support dedicated strategy management systems, process improvement systems, and the like. In this paper, Professor Peter Horvath and Dr Ralf Sauter present what's wrong with the current approach to budgeting and how to fix it.

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iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

In this white paper CCH provide checklists to help accountants and finance professionals both in practice and in business examine these issues and make plans. Also includes a case study of a large commercial organisation working through the first year of mandatory iXBRL filing.