UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reacts

Accounting Firms UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reacts

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reac...

The accountancy world has reacted to the news that the UK has voted to leave the EU Read More...

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Reckon and MyFirmsApp link up to improve accountant-client interaction

Company News Reckon and MyFirmsApp link up to improve accountant-client interaction

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Reckon and MyFirmsApp link up to improve accountan...

Australian accountancy firm Reckon have announced a global partnership with MyFirmsApp Read More...

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Take part in our ‘Seven Days in Accountancy’ quiz

Accounting Firms Take part in our ‘Seven Days in Accountancy’ quiz

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Take part in our ‘Seven Days in Accountancy’ quiz

The latest edition of our 'Seven Days in Accountancy' quiz is here Read More...

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Which Big Four firms are the best employers in the UK?

Accounting Firms Which Big Four firms are the best employers in the UK?

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Which Big Four firms are the best employers in the...

Three of the Big Four have been included in LinkedIn's list of the 25 top attracting employers in the UK Read More...

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PwC sign Women in Finance Charter

Accounting Firms PwC sign Women in Finance Charter

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

PwC sign Women in Finance Charter

PwC has signed up to HM Treasury’s Women in Finance Charter - which commits the Big Four firm to implement four key industry actions Read More...

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CIMA elect former PwC partner Miskin as president

Accounting Standards CIMA elect former PwC partner Miskin as president

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

CIMA elect former PwC partner Miskin as president

Miskin becomes CIMA president with over 25 years’ experience in the management consulting sector Read More...

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Mobile payments on the agenda for Xero with SME invoice update

Accounting Software Mobile payments on the agenda for Xero with SME invoice update

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Mobile payments on the agenda for Xero with SME in...

Cloud-based accounting software business Xero has launched an update for its online invoice feature Read More...

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Deloitte propels into SME market with £2.5m accounting services investment

Accounting Firms Deloitte propels into SME market with £2.5m accounting services investment

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Deloitte propels into SME market with £2.5m accoun...

Deloitte has made a move into the SME market with Propel, a cloud-based, £2.5m accounting services tool Read More...

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MHA MacIntyre Hudson picks Berry as Midlands partner

Accounting Firms MHA MacIntyre Hudson picks Berry as Midlands partner

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

MHA MacIntyre Hudson picks Berry as Midlands partn...

VAT specialist Neil Berry has been promoted to tax partner by MHA MacIntyre Hudson Read More...

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SMEs massively underestimating accountancy fees

Company News SMEs massively underestimating accountancy fees

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

SMEs massively underestimating accountancy fees

Small businesses are paying more than £20,000 in admin costs during their first year of trading, with much of that cost coming from unexpected account...

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KPMG strengthens private client team with ex-Deloitte adviser scoop

Accounting Firms KPMG strengthens private client team with ex-Deloitte adviser scoop

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

KPMG strengthens private client team with ex-Deloi...

KPMG have appointed former Deloitte adviser Alexander Marcham as a director in is London Private Client Advisory team Read More...

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Buckinghamshire accountant wins battle of the baronet

Legal Buckinghamshire accountant wins battle of the baronet

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Buckinghamshire accountant wins battle of the baro...

A retired accountant from the Home Counties has won his claim to the Baronetcy of Stichill Read More...

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Lycamobile offices raided in tax fraud investigation

Accounting Firms Lycamobile offices raided in tax fraud investigation

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Lycamobile offices raided in tax fraud investigati...

French police have raided Lucamobile's Paris HQ on suspicion of money laundering and tax fraud Read More...

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Record number of partner promotions for PwC

Accounting Firms Record number of partner promotions for PwC

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Record number of partner promotions for PwC

PwC has promoted 61 equity partners this year, with three-in-ten of them female Read More...

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European Commission close to anti-tax avoidance package

Administration European Commission close to anti-tax avoidance package

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

European Commission close to anti-tax avoidance pa...

European Commission is one step closer to a wide-reaching anti-tax avoidance package Read More...

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Jump in serious tax evasion cases for HMRC

Corporate Tax Jump in serious tax evasion cases for HMRC

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Jump in serious tax evasion cases for HMRC

HMRC referred 3,000 suspected instances of tax evasion for specialist investigation between 2015/16, Pinsent Masons has revealed Read More...

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Take part in our 'Seven Days in Accountancy' quiz

Accounting Firms Take part in our 'Seven Days in Accountancy' quiz

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Take part in our 'Seven Days in Accountancy' quiz

The latest edition of our 'Seven Days in Accountancy' quiz is here Read More...

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PwC promotes Kail to UK head of financial services

Accounting Firms PwC promotes Kail to UK head of financial services

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

PwC promotes Kail to UK head of financial services

PwC names Andrew Kail as leader of its UK financial services practice Read More...

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‘Significant recovery’ for HMRC customer service, claims boss Thompson

Administration ‘Significant recovery’ for HMRC customer service, claims boss Thompson

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

‘Significant recovery’ for HMRC customer service, ...

HMRC's new leader claims that customer service levels are on the up Read More...

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OTS look for new tax director as Whiting steps down

Corporate Finance OTS look for new tax director as Whiting steps down

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

OTS look for new tax director as Whiting steps dow...

OTS tax director John whiting is to step down in November, as the Treasury looks to find his replacement Read More...

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HRMC loses £653,000 tax battle following administration error

Administration HRMC loses £653,000 tax battle following administration error

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

HRMC loses £653,000 tax battle following administr...

The government department made a very costly administration error in a letter to a tax avoidance user Read More...

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OTS director Whiting included again in Birthday Honours List

Company News OTS director Whiting included again in Birthday Honours List

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

OTS director Whiting included again in Birthday Ho...

Also named in the 1000-strong Birthday Honours list were servants of HMRC and the FCA Read More...

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Take part in our 'Seven days in Accountancy' quiz

Company News Take part in our 'Seven days in Accountancy' quiz

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Take part in our 'Seven days in Accountancy' quiz

The latest edition of our 'Seven days in accountancy' quiz is here Read More...

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Friday Afternoon Live: KPMG and Deloitte audit troubles, Panama Papers and ICAEW news

Accounting Firms Friday Afternoon Live: KPMG and Deloitte audit troubles, Panama Papers and ICAEW news

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Friday Afternoon Live: KPMG and Deloitte audit tro...

Kevin Reed explores stories coming from KPMG, Deloitte, the Panama Papers and Kev's ICAEW travels Read More...

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HMRC lacks 'the capability' to deal with Aspire switchover, NAO finds

Politics HMRC lacks 'the capability' to deal with Aspire switchover, NAO finds

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

HMRC lacks 'the capability' to deal with Aspire sw...

The NAO has highlighted the risks of HMRC's Aspire-Columbus switchover in a new report Read More...

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HMRC calls for extra time in Spot the Ball legal battle

Corporate Tax HMRC calls for extra time in Spot the Ball legal battle

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

HMRC calls for extra time in Spot the Ball legal b...

HMRC is set to take its £97m VAT battle with Sportech to the Supreme Court Read More...

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European inquiry into Panama Papers receives go-ahead

Administration European inquiry into Panama Papers receives go-ahead

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

European inquiry into Panama Papers receives go-ah...

The European Parliament has given the green light on an EU investigation into the Panama Papers Read More...

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