The Valuation Office is expected to come under pressure following government plans to crack down on business rate appeals. It is subject to a Next Steps review which is considering a range of options from privatisation to removing it to a stand-alone arms-length agency of the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions.
Cowgill Holloway and Warings Business Advisors have merged, with a range of growth plans in the North West put in place
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season