After exhausting other means of trimming staff costs, including four day
weeks and extended leave, KPMG has announced a round of redundancies.
The firm is being forced to axe more than 250 jobs, with the UK tax practice
hardest hit. Tax advisory services have been hardest hit in the economic
downturn, The Times reports, due to a dearth of transactions activity
on which tax advice is sought.
KPMG staff were informed in an email that redundancy discussions were taking
place in the tax practice.
Cowgill Holloway and Warings Business Advisors have merged, with a range of growth plans in the North West put in place
Making Tax Digital will impose significant additional tax compliance costs on small businesses for little or no medium term benefit, tax and small business experts told MPs
MHA MacIntyre Hudson has partnered with cloud accounting software provider Xero ahead of the government’s requirement for digital records
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