Reports

George Osborne Budget 2011

Budget2011: Full coverage

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

23 Mar 2011

Energy Management Special

Energy Management

Energy Management: How the FD can make a difference - sponsored by British Gas Business

15 Mar 2011

The 2010 Taking Stock Awards

The type of awards you might not want to win...

21 Dec 2010

Accountancy Age Awards 2010 - The Winners

17 Nov 2010

Audit reform special report

In the wake of the financial crisis the pressure is on from many quarters to reform audit in the UK.

28 Oct 2010

Budget 2010: Special Report

Full coverage from this year's pre-election Budget

24 Mar 2010

LEHMANS SPECIAL REPORT

The latest developments from the Anton Valukas report into the collapse of Lehman Brothers

18 Mar 2010

The Top 50 +50 survey 2009

All the news, views and analysis on our 2009 Top 50 and +50 survey

18 Jun 2009

Budget 09: Special report

Find everything you need to know about the 2009 Budget here in our special report

23 Apr 2009

40th anniversary special report

Read the full coverage of our 40th birthday celebrations in this special report

11 Mar 2009

How To guides

The archive of Accountancy Age's How To guides

29 Oct 2008

Management Consultancy Top 75

21st annual survey shows another £1bn on revenues

10 Oct 2008

Regional focus special report

A special report on the issues affecting firms and their clients across the regions

07 Oct 2008

Credit crunch special: guiding business through the storm

The downturn is hurting and recession looms. Will accountants be the key to reaching safety?

24 Jul 2008

PwC 10-year anniversary special report

Relive how the controversial mega-merger of Price Waterhouse and Coopers & Lybrand came to be and discover the implications it has had on the entire profession in this special report

26 Jun 2008

The Top 50 2008: Special report

This special report features full coverage of the Accountancy Age Top 50 survey of firms 2008, including news, features and analysis

11 Jun 2008

Tax exodus - a special report

Can the government stop the trickle of companies leaving the UK for Ireland turning into a flood?

09 Jun 2008

Practice careers guide: big versus small

Is big really best or would working for a medium or small firm be a better fit for your career aspirations?

17 Apr 2008

The credit crunch and fair value - a special report

This special report on fair value contains the latest news, views and features on this volatile subject

10 Apr 2008

Budget 2008 special report

Get all the latest news and analysis on Alistair Darling's first Budget statement here

04 Mar 2008

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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

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

Bank raiding powers could put HMRC at top of insolvency pecking order

Will HMRC’s new bank raiding powers see insolvency practitioners pursuing it for funds taken illegally in the event of bankruptcy?

Miller's Tale: Quality time(sheets)

Love them or loathe them, timesheets are a part of day-to-day life for most practices. Cara Miller asks whether they're actually outdated, and a hindrance

The Practitioner: In death comes clarity

The untimely death of a client makes The Practitioner think about the role of an accountant

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Probate: How to manage death and taxes

Mick Jones takes a sideways, but informative, view on the issues accountants face in offering probate services

Colin: There's nothing like a well-thought-out plan

Colin wonders whether some SMEs are keeping it too simple

Taking Stock: When tax is stranger than fiction

Sometimes you just can't make it up, TS finds

Scrapping IR35 all very well – but what else?

IR35 has proven ineffective, but 'what are the alternatives?' asks Calum Fuller

Share Price Centre

Track the fortunes of UK-listed companies with our Share Price Centre

PI Insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance tailored to the needs of small- to medium-sized practices

Find Me An Accountant

Locate an accounting practice that meets your particular business needs

HM Revenue & Customs

Head Of Financial Control

HM Revenue & Customs, Telford, Full Time, Permanent/p>

 

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Briefings

budget-management

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.