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Farmer jailed over £1.4m VAT fraud

Aston Martin and speedboat purchased before farmer flees to Zimbabawe to avoid prosecution

10 Sep 2014

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HMRC confirms RTI late fees phase-in

Penalties for late RTI PAYE filings are to be phased in from October

10 Sep 2014

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Makinson appointed partner at UHY Hacker Young

Alex Makinson promoted to partner at Hacker Young's Chester office

09 Sep 2014

HMRC set for technological step-change, claims non-exec

HMRC is to improve and increase its use of technology, lead non-executive director Ian Barlow confirms

09 Sep 2014

Survey reveals gender pay gap perceptions

Survey finds interpretation of requests for pay rises holds women back in accountancy

09 Sep 2014

Jason Lester appointed EY’s head of tax in the UK & Ireland

Jason Lester named as UK & Ireland managing partner for tax at EY

09 Sep 2014

Accountancy Age Summer App out now

The latest issue of the Accountancy Age App is out now

08 Sep 2014

Thomson Reuters terminates Sage licence/distribution deal

Thomson Reuters ends licence and distribution agreement with Sage

08 Sep 2014

KATO Consulting and Foulger Underwood announce merger

Pracitce marriage brokers get married, and become FOULGER UNDERWOODKATO

08 Sep 2014

Internal audit offering early stage strategic advice

Internal audit advising on strategic events at an early stage, IIA report finds

08 Sep 2014

Alexander Sloan appoints its youngest managing partner

Philip Morrice appointed managing partner of Glasgow firm

08 Sep 2014

Revealed: The British Accountancy Awards 2014 shortlist

Is your firm shortlisted for the 2014 British Accountancy Awards?

05 Sep 2014

Leonard Curtis arranges sale of Installation Project Services

Joint administrators from Leonard Curtis sell Installation Project Services, preserving 29 jobs

05 Sep 2014

No immunity for £77m vaccine tax avoidance scheme

Scheme seeking to exploit research and development tax reliefs is shut down in upper-tier tribunal

05 Sep 2014

VAT saga ends with defeat for HMRC at ECJ

HMRC to pay relief after court ruling

05 Sep 2014

BKL in rebrand as it updates image

Berg Kaprow Lewis is to rebrand as BKL

04 Sep 2014

Consultancy rebrands to Andersen Tax

US tax consultancy revives the Andersen brand

04 Sep 2014

Theatre tax relief wins investor approval

Reliefs for theatres set to stimulate investment in stage shows thanks to raft of tax reliefs

03 Sep 2014

Treasury claims HMRC and BoE wages cost it talent

Wages on offer at HMRC and Bank of England mean Treasury can't compete, claims Treasury civil servant

03 Sep 2014

New audit head for Baker Tilly

Jonathan Ericson takes over from Jane Bleach as head of audit at Baker Tilly

03 Sep 2014

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Two of the Top 50+50's big hitters went head-to-head in the County Cricket Championship

Colin: Alas! Tax! We knew it well

Colin speculates on how theatres might feel about tax relief

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PwC US and PwC Gibraltar namechecked in what TS can only describe as a 'cryptic' newspaper advert

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