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Eight accountancy institutes worldwide are developing a new international business qualification.
Meanwhile, the business world is digesting the mammoth Finance Bill, which came out on Friday. The government appears to have softened its proposed sharpening of the Inland Revenue’s investigatory powers.
The government has also developed new rules that allow ‘honest’ bankrupts to return to business within six months.
For details and commentary on the raising of the audit threshold this week, visit our special audit threshold area, which brings together details of the change and reaction to it.
Another feature looks at the notorious IR35 clampdown on personal services companies, which came into the effect with the beginning of the tax year last week.
A new head of solutions, Aidan Brennan, has been appointed at KPMG UK
The second largest improvement in ‘significant’ levels of financial distress since the EU Referendum was in professional services, found research from Begbies Traynor
Just one half of UK practices have implemented a pricing structure around auto enrolment implementation and advice - with many suffering increased costs
Deloitte's north-west Europe foray; BDO, Smith & Williamson investment paths; Shelley Stock Hutter; and Wilkins Kennedy discussed by editor Kevin Reed on our Friday Afternoon Live broadcast