Evidence of the wide-ranging interests of consultants comes from IMC Scottish regional chairman Melvyn Ingleson, who recently took a call from one John Cameron. Cameron, we are given to understand, is the world’s leading expert on “driving pigeons away from buildings using sound and light”. He’s been called in by Rome City Council, which has 10 million of the blighters redecorating the statuary, and is unsure what to charge them. We don’t know what the IMC recommended, but Justin suggests a close study of the tale of the Pied Piper of Hamelin.
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia
Accountancy software firm Sage has been hit by a data breach which may have compromised the personal details and bank account details of as many as 300 UK businesses