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Baker Tilly faces FRC investigation over Tanfield Group audit

FRC confirms formal investigation after probing the audit firm in 2010

11 Jun 2014

CIMA president Keith Luck 2014

CIMA elects Keith Luck as president

Luck begins one-year term as the body focuses on improving global standards

10 Jun 2014

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg

Lib Dems to tax wealthiest to cut UK's debt

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg announces plans to tax the wealthiest in order to balance the UK's books

10 Jun 2014

Digital drives consulting industry to previous heights

Huge recruitment push as digital services creates consulting momentum

10 Jun 2014

New president for Birmingham/West Mids ICAEW group

Celia Adams takes over as president of the Birmingham and West Midlands Society of Chartered Accountants

09 Jun 2014

Inheritance tax rise to be brought in ‘by back door’ – EY

HMRC releases consultation on inheritance tax changes

09 Jun 2014

First judges revealed for the British Accountancy Awards

First eight judges confirmed for the British Accountancy Awards

06 Jun 2014

Firms merge in Dorset expansion drive

Aspen Waite and Pinder Cox merge, as further services lined up for Dorset clients

06 Jun 2014

HMRC dawn raids drop 6%

Number of dawn raids following tax evasion investigations down

06 Jun 2014

FRC: True and fair overrides accounting standards

FRC reconfirms that a true and fair view remains fundamental requirement of financial reporting

06 Jun 2014

ACCA calls for IFRS 3 to be reconsidered

Accounting standard for the acquisition of businesses combinations needs reconsidering, says global accountancy body

06 Jun 2014

New president takes over at ICAEW

Arthur Bailey succeeds Martyn Jones as ICAEW president

05 Jun 2014

Corrupt accountants targeted by new serious crime bill

Serious Crime Bill includes new offence that targets people who "knowingly participate in an organised crime group"

05 Jun 2014

Menzies launches forensic service

Menzies appoints forensics experts Gavin Cunningham and Philip de Nahlik

04 Jun 2014

KPMG acquires IT consultancy Safira

Acquisition positions KPMG as leading provider of business process management solutions

04 Jun 2014

EU urges UK to raise taxes on expensive homes

European Commission claims recommendations will help UK grow

04 Jun 2014

BDO appoints 14 new partners

Simon Michaels talks up BDO's expanded reach following its merger withj PKF last year, as it names 14 new partners

03 Jun 2014

ICAEW financials improve but falls short on student numbers

Strong membership income plays its part in pushing the ICAEW into the black, but it falls short on its two student number targets

02 Jun 2014

More firms planning to recruit senior staff from rivals

Number of accountancy firms contemplating poaching senior staff and their teams from their rivals more than doubles in the last year

02 Jun 2014

Take part in our Top 50+50 2014

Accountancy Age is taking Top 50+50 submissions

02 Jun 2014

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The Practitioner: Heading off client's 'value' query at the pass

A client's new in-house accountant forces the Practitioner to up their game

The Practitioner: Struggling client holds WIP hand

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Top 35 Networks 2013: The Survey

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Colin speculates on the effect HMRC's latest set of powers could have

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A client's new in-house accountant forces the Practitioner to up their game

HMRC must apply common sense to pay-up first plans

For those who espouse the morals of paying tax, HMRC's latest strategy doesn't quite sit right

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