Software Warehouse, Prime Time Recruitment and Basilica Computing gained the top three places in the 1998 Independent 100 list of fastest-growing, private firms, published by Price Waterhouse and the Independent on Sunday. PW corporate finance partner, Nigel Crockford said that the average rate of growth of 1998’s Independent 100 firms had increased to an annual growth rate of 54 per cent. The 100 firms had generated 25,703 jobs in the UK over a five-year period. The list is based on sales growth over the same period.
The drive towards a fully digital tax regime is an admirable one, but mandation is simply wrong, according to one of the UK's most senior tax technology practitioners - Paul Aplin
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