As Charles Clarke waited to hear if he would keep his job as home secretary,
his department continued to struggle with its accounts after it emerged that
they could be qualified for the second year running.
The warning came from Sir David Normington, the Home Office permanent
secretary, who told the Commons Public Accounts Committee that flaws found last
year, would take time to rectify.
‘It is very hard to ensure we can provide proper accounts for 2005-06,’ he
told MPs at the meeting last week.
Plans to tackle criminals defrauding London’s councils have taken a major step forward with the appointment of CIPFA to provide data analytics for the London Counter Fraud Hu
Government services will be decimated if proposed reforms to IR35 in the public sector go ahead, a study has warned
CIPFA and EY form partnership to produce fully compliant accounts for local authorities
Head of editorial Kevin Reed discusses this week's important accountancy news, including Brexit and audit market evolution