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David vs Goliath? Small practitioners pick apart KPMG's SME move

Storm erupts after Big Four firm announces it will take on high-street accountants and the mid-tier accountancy firms that focus predominantly on SME market

20 Jan 2015

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MPs blast Post Office over accounting software mediation

Over 140 MPs have now withdrawn their support for Post Office's mediation scheme, which was set up to address the mounting claims

09 Dec 2014

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Taking Stock: Greentree gets charitable in biz software giveaway

TS loves to see good deeds...

18 Dec 2012

HMRC pilots the PAYE pilot

HMRC announced it would pilot the upcoming system real-time PAYE information in-house, but is that really a pilot if outside systems are not involved?

12 Apr 2012

iXBRL: All smoke and no fire?

Maybe the transition to filing in new tax technology format iXBRL isn’t that big a deal

21 Oct 2011

Don't interrupt me

Is technology giving people free rein to be rude?

05 Aug 2011

Xmas will prove iXBRL filing success

Battle lines drawn in iXBRL dispute over success rates

08 Jun 2011

The elephant in the Grove

Social media sounds good in theory but if there is no plan its just another gimmick

31 May 2011

The ugly truth of PAYE technology

HMRC has revised its timetable on bringing in new IT on real-time PAYE information. But the options available seem unattractive

17 May 2011

Technophobia

Remote working can help women push through the glass ceiling

11 Apr 2011

You can't hurry PAYE

18 Mar 2011

Why be a stickler for iXBRL deadline?

10 Feb 2011

iXBRL delay - what's the harm?

03 Feb 2011

Look at me

Deloitte predicts video conferencing will fail to take off in 2011

19 Jan 2011

1st time lucky

03 Dec 2010

How much?

11 Oct 2010

Is IT a young person's game?

17 Sep 2010

Faith in HMRC?

26 Jul 2010

The secret of success?

20 May 2010

In-line with deadlines

30 Apr 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: Mastering a merger

The Practitioner calls for senior staff to step up to the plate: as clandestine merger meetings take place

Guest Column: My year as FD-turned-CEO

Richard Stone speaks openly about his first year as Share plc's CEO - having served as its FD

Leader: KPMG's SME move part of a worrying change to small practice landscape

KPMG's foray into the SME market will likely succeed, but it must convince clients it will ‘care' in the same way a ‘local' practice would

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David vs Goliath? Small practitioners pick apart KPMG's SME move

Storm erupts after Big Four firm announces it will take on high-street accountants and the mid-tier accountancy firms that focus predominantly on SME market

Taking Stock: Mazuma's Blue (Peter) movie

Those crazy cats at Mazuma have filmed a brilliant Blue Peter-style video. They're wasted in number-crunching

Colin: Ben Affleck's costume drama

Colin wonders how much Ben Affleck's turn in The Accountant will differ from his previous roles

Taking Stock: Shooting begins on Affleck thriller The Accountant

Affleck is the star in Warner Brothers flick about and a mild-mannered accountant who becomes a high-class assassin by night

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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.