ACCA

Do we need an HMRC amnesty amnesty?

If HMRC is going to use amnesty more often, it needs to get the proper procedures in place.

13 Jan 2010

ACCA investigates former president

Professional conduct team examining theft case

07 Jan 2010

Former ACCA president pleads guilty to theft

Dennis Yeates pleads guilty to stealing £20,000 from his relatives

05 Jan 2010

Calls for global standard on carbon reporting grow

Accountancy institutes from around the world unite to put pressure on leaders for global carbon standard

07 Dec 2009

ACCA claims PBR won't have any bad news

Institute predicts that post-election Budget will have the real cuts

07 Dec 2009

ACCA and CIPFA join forces to combat carbon

Accountancy institutes combine knowledge to help accountants in the public sector struggling with upcoming environmental legislation

02 Nov 2009

ACCA: Tax policies fuelled financial crisis

Tax policies that encouraged the use of debt rather than equity exacerbated the financial crisis, says ACCA

12 Oct 2009

Former NHS finance chief struck off by ACCA

Philip Neal struck off by ACCA after forgery jail term

27 Aug 2009

International green taxation is vital say ACCA

ACCA has released its green taxation in a recession paper which warns taxes are needed on a global level

26 Aug 2009

Personal tax filing at risk of fraud

Emails claiming to be from the taxman could be the work of fraudsters

10 Aug 2009

ACCA wants water to be taken seriously

Water footprinting should be taken more seriously by businesses

19 Jun 2009

Tax systems must be open and transparent, says ACCA

Global accountancy body outlines 12 ways to tax the 21st century

15 Jun 2009

ACCA put's water accounting on par with carbon

Global institute ACCA warns companies that neglecting water management could cost as much as neglecting carbon reporting

21 May 2009

Budget 09: profession backs single standard for banks

Government support for a single global reporting language described as 'well overdue'

23 Apr 2009

International accounting standards: only fools rush in

G20 leaders were too quick to rip into accountancy rules

23 Apr 2009

UK accounting student tops the world in exam

Top score in ACCA Advanced Taxation paper

08 Apr 2009

AATV: The Turner report, auditors and fair value

Steve Priddy and Shamim Diouman analyse the likely impact of the Turner report on the profession

26 Mar 2009

G20 summit must address accounting issues, says ACCA

ACCA calls for 'global accounting language'

10 Mar 2009

Survey: accountants need better training

Training for accountants in business is often rationed, according to a global survey by ACCA

26 Feb 2009

Record number of Certified Accountant hopefuls last year

Improvement in pass rates also noted

25 Feb 2009

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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

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Auto-enrolment: Know the workforce - assessing workers

Who 'works' for a business? A simple question, but one that requires careful consideration as far as meeting auto-enrolment requirements are concerned, writes Stephen Rowntree

Taking Stock: Haslers' marathon man avoids comfort break

Better out than in for long-distance runner

Taking Stock: Rickard very Keen on its psuedonym

Rickard Keen's move to limited status sees some unusual detail at Companies House...

Colin: EY-ers cheer on partner profits

Colin wonders how EY partners reacted to their profit figures

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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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