FRC urged to reconsider enforcement criteria amidst industry evolution

Accounting Standards FRC urged to reconsider enforcement criteria amidst industry evolution

2m Accountancy Age, Reporters

FRC urged to reconsider enforcement criteria amids...

Changes will help to make accounting profession more attractive, ICAEW boss says Read More...

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Economic Crime Bill: ‘once in a generation opportunity’ to close fraudster loophole

Regulation Economic Crime Bill: ‘once in a generation opportunity’ to close fraudster loophole

11m Greg Noble

Economic Crime Bill: ‘once in a generation opportu...

The Economic Crime and Corporate Transparency Bill aims to tackle the abuse of UK companies’ registration and removals by reforming the powers of Comp...

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Firms must “double down” on retention efforts amidst resignation crisis

Accounting Firms Firms must “double down” on retention efforts amidst resignation crisis

2y Patricia Cullen

Firms must “double down” on retention efforts amid...

Market participants say that workers are increasingly resistant to low pay, insufficient benefits and limited career development Read More...

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Q&A: EY’s head of tax on economic deficits, DST, and the tax code

Coronavirus Q&A: EY’s head of tax on economic deficits, DST, and the tax code

3y Leanna Reeves

Q&A: EY’s head of tax on economic deficits, DST, a...

Global head of tax at EY on global economic recovery Read More...

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Dispute over DST talks continues

Tax Dispute over DST talks continues

3y Leanna Reeves

Dispute over DST talks continues

Revenue-hungry national governments are being tempted to implement digital services taxes as a cross border agreement has stuttered Read More...

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Q&A: McDermott Will & Emery partner assesses updates in DST talks

Tax Q&A: McDermott Will & Emery partner assesses updates in DST talks

4y Leanna Reeves

Q&A: McDermott Will & Emery partner assesses updat...

Partner at international law firm discusses DST negotiations and US trade agreements Read More...

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DST to “blossom” post coronavirus

Coronavirus DST to “blossom” post coronavirus

4y Leanna Reeves

DST to “blossom” post coronavirus

The OECD has reiterated its ambition to implement the digital services tax, despite pandemic delay on report Read More...

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Report: Avoiding insolvency in midst of crisis

Coronavirus Report: Avoiding insolvency in midst of crisis

4y Jeremy Chan

Report: Avoiding insolvency in midst of crisis

Insolvency has become a major threat across most UK markets, as businesses scramble for ways to avoid getting sucked under Read More...

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HMRC updates internal guidelines in midst of IR35 review

HMRC HMRC updates internal guidelines in midst of IR35 review

4y Shannon Moyer

HMRC updates internal guidelines in midst of IR35 ...

While the IR35-acjacent CEST tool has received a direct update, HMRC’s manual shows a number of prospective CEST questions, designed to determine tax ...

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Patisserie Valerie admits supplier payment issues amidst fraud investigation

Business Patisserie Valerie admits supplier payment issues amidst fraud investigation

5y Accountancy Age

Patisserie Valerie admits supplier payment issues ...

Interim CFO Nick Perrin said "It was identified that there are many creditors with a large backlog of unpaid invoices." Read More...

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EY Foundation has ambitions to grow in 2019 amidst new appointments

Career EY Foundation has ambitions to grow in 2019 amidst new appointments

5y Accountancy Age

EY Foundation has ambitions to grow in 2019 amidst...

The EY Foundation has made two new appointments as part of its ambition to reach more young people Read More...

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Debenhams now working with KPMG team amidst CVA worries

Big Four Debenhams now working with KPMG team amidst CVA worries

5y Emanuela Hawker, Reporter

Debenhams now working with KPMG team amidst CVA wo...

After their third profit warning of the year, Debenhams calls in KPMG reconstructing specialists Read More...

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Berkshire motor business VAT fraudsters sentenced

Corporate Tax Berkshire motor business VAT fraudsters sentenced

8y Richard Crump, Writer

Berkshire motor business VAT fraudsters sentenced

The former owners of a Maidenhead motor dealership who illegally claimed an £86,000 VAT repayment have been sentenced Read More...

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Escort agency fraudster jailed for tax fraud

Administration Escort agency fraudster jailed for tax fraud

8y Richard Crump, Writer

Escort agency fraudster jailed for tax fraud

HMRC investigation reveals £312,000 tax fraud Read More...

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Fraudster Woodbridge banned from profession for 10 years

People Business Fraudster Woodbridge banned from profession for 10 years

9y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Fraudster Woodbridge banned from profession for 10...

Punishment meted out to former Torex accountant Mark Woodridge, following a disciplinary hearing led by FRC Read More...

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Jailed Torex fraudster to face FRC tribunal

People Business Jailed Torex fraudster to face FRC tribunal

9y Chris Warmoll, Writer

Jailed Torex fraudster to face FRC tribunal

Mark Woodbridge, jailed for three years and ten months, was the former group financial accountant of Torex Retail Read More...

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£4m VAT fraudsters jailed for 20 years

Corporate Tax £4m VAT fraudsters jailed for 20 years

9y Kevin Reed, Writer

£4m VAT fraudsters jailed for 20 years

Deceased associate's account used to launder millions of pounds of VAT from the taxman Read More...

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Treasury criticises Hodge over PAC ‘grandstanding’

Corporate Tax Treasury criticises Hodge over PAC ‘grandstanding’

10y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Treasury criticises Hodge over PAC ‘grandstanding’

Treasury warns PAC rhetoric may discourage foreign investment in the UK Read More...

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Jailed tax fraudster must pay back £3.3m

Personal Tax Jailed tax fraudster must pay back £3.3m

10y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Jailed tax fraudster must pay back £3.3m

A VAT fraudster is given a year to repay Read More...

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Fraudster used online accountancy software to siphon money

People In Practice Fraudster used online accountancy software to siphon money

11y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Fraudster used online accountancy software to siph...

An accountant has been jailed for stealing money from a Norwich business using online accountancy technology Read More...

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Ex-AngloGold CFO takes non-exec position at Goldstone

People Business Ex-AngloGold CFO takes non-exec position at Goldstone

11y Rachael Singh, Writer

Ex-AngloGold CFO takes non-exec position at Goldst...

CIMA-qualified Jonathan Best takes on another non-exec role Read More...

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Charity fraudster jailed for five years

Legal Charity fraudster jailed for five years

11y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Charity fraudster jailed for five years

Steven Methuen is sentenced to five years in jail after stealing more than £500,000 from two charities Read More...

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£1m fraudster sentenced to four years jail

Personal Tax £1m fraudster sentenced to four years jail

13y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

£1m fraudster sentenced to four years jail

South African Lawrence Goldberg set up 50 tax agent companies for self assessment fraud Read More...

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HMRC offers disclosure facility to fraudsters

Personal Tax HMRC offers disclosure facility to fraudsters

13y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

HMRC offers disclosure facility to fraudsters

Taxman to formalise contractual disclosure facility for people suspected of fraud Read More...

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Randstad unveils new FD

People Business Randstad unveils new FD

13y Rose Orlik

Randstad unveils new FD

CIMA member Niall Hallahan is the new FD of Randstad Managed Services Read More...

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Tax fraudsters sentenced for £6m scheme

Corporate Tax Tax fraudsters sentenced for £6m scheme

13y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Tax fraudsters sentenced for £6m scheme

False invoicing scheme kept £6m away from the public coffers, according to HMRC Read More...

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£3m tax credit fraudster jailed for five years

Personal Tax £3m tax credit fraudster jailed for five years

13y Accountancy Age, Reporters

£3m tax credit fraudster jailed for five years

Lithuanian fraudster who used 100 women to fraudulently claim tax credits is jailed Read More...

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FASB in midst of "religious war" on fair value

Accounting Standards FASB in midst of "religious war" on fair value

14y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

FASB in midst of "religious war" on fair value

Attempts to bring in fair value standard "almost like a religious war" board member claims. Read More...

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