Politics

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Champions League final could make Exchequer a winner

Exchequer could come out a winner at this weekend's Champions League final

26 May 2011

Edward Davey MP

Quick insolvency process could be slowed down

Pre-pack administrations could take longer, allowing creditors time to oppose them, under proposals by BIS minister Ed Davey

31 Mar 2011

Controversial insolvency reports to be made public

BIS minister Ed Davey tries to combat the lack of confidence in pre-pack administrations by making transparency reports publicly available

31 Mar 2011

Pace of change to new accounting rules frightens EC

Jeroen Hooijer warns that major accounting standards project requires more road-testing

31 Mar 2011

Don't replace UK GAAP with IFRS, say Lords

Lords inquiry into audit during the banking crisis concludes that IFRS is "inferior" to UK GAAP

30 Mar 2011

Bank auditors accused of "complacency"

Lords committee demands statutory obligation for bank auditors to meet with regulators more frequently

30 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Video - Budget analysis 2011

What are the implications of George Osborne's 2011 Budget?

24 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Audio - Budget analysis 2011

What are the implications of George Osborne's 2011 Budget?

24 Mar 2011

Budget2011: At last, a government that listens

You may not agree with the Budget, but you have to agree with the open way it has been put together

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: 'It's hurting but not working', says Labour leader

Ed Miliband has ridiculed government claims that its 2011 Budget is about growth and recovery

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: Full coverage

In-depth coverage of George Osborne's Budget. All the latest news, views and opinions

23 Mar 2011

Budget2011: GDP forecast downgraded

UK GDP forecast for 2011 downgraded from 2.1% to 1.7%

23 Mar 2011

Timetable for real time PAYE reporting questioned

Pain of PAYE reform: the roll-out of HMRC's real time information programme is causing real concerns

23 Mar 2011

HMRC faces long road to recovery

The pressure is on the taxman to cut costs while transforming its service and increasing the revenue it raises

23 Mar 2011

George Osborne's place in history

Has the chancellor done enough to go down in history as a great chancellor?

23 Mar 2011

Colin 24 Feb 2011

04 Mar 2011

Dealing with disaster

Pakistan’s accountants are dealing with the damage caused by last summer’s floods

26 Jan 2011

In a Pickles

The abolition of the Audit Commission needs a rethink

13 Jan 2011

Seats of power

20 Dec 2010

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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

The Practitioner: Funding for growth - options galore

The Practitioner is astounded at the choices available for funding the firm

Leader: Can Tesco questions be answered without more red tape?

Will Tesco's problems be answered by rolling heads and improved controls? Hopefully businesses won't be punished with more red tape

Leader: CFOs must prepare for a more devolved UK

CFOs must consider the potential for all four of the UK nations to set different tax rules and implement separate business environments

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Accountants need a better bedside manner

Step back and put your self in other people's shoes, says chartered accountant Sydney Callis

Colin: Swoop to the rescue

Colin wonders who might be interested in Phones4U's plight

Colin: If you look after the pennies, Tesco...

Colin speculates on the state of Tesco's staff lounge following news of its profits recognition crisis

Colin: Salmond smoked like a kipper

Colin thinks the outcome of the Scotland referendum has a distinctly fishy feel

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iXBRL: Taking stock. Looking forward

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