DUP deal: What’s likely to be on the agenda?

Corporate Tax DUP deal: What’s likely to be on the agenda?

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

DUP deal: What’s likely to be on the agenda?

With Theresa May seeking the DUP's backing to form a minority government, what are the key issues likely to be on the agenda for the negotiations? Rea...

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General Election 2017: Industry reaction

Making Tax Digital General Election 2017: Industry reaction

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

General Election 2017: Industry reaction

A mere few weeks ago, a Conservative majority government seemed like a foregone conclusion. A strong theme has now emerged in reaction to the shock el...

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The Brexit bill: How much will Brexit cost the UK?

Politics The Brexit bill: How much will Brexit cost the UK?

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

The Brexit bill: How much will Brexit cost the UK?

With the UK due to formally exit the EU by March 2019, how much will the Brexit 'divorce bill' be? Estimates wildly differ – from a colossal €100bn to...

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The top three issues that the next government must address for accountants

Making Tax Digital The top three issues that the next government must address for accountants

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

The top three issues that the next government must...

What policies should the new government place at the top of their agenda for the accounting industry? Making Tax Digital, IR35 and late payments are a...

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Election tax policies: Where do UK mid-sized businesses stand?

Politics Election tax policies: Where do UK mid-sized businesses stand?

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Election tax policies: Where do UK mid-sized busin...

Ahead of the election on 8 June, new research from BDO outlines which policies UK mid-sized businesses believe will support their growth plans in the ...

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UK election sparks surge in Pound ahead of Brexit negotiations

Politics UK election sparks surge in Pound ahead of Brexit negotiations

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

UK election sparks surge in Pound ahead of Brexit ...

The announcement of a snap General Election pushed the pound to a five-month high and experts predict Sterling will stay strong with a Tory win. So is...

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Conservative and Labour tax policies likely to disappoint businesses

Politics Conservative and Labour tax policies likely to disappoint businesses

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Conservative and Labour tax policies likely to dis...

With the June 8 election fast approaching, we take a look at the tax policies outlined in the Conservative and Labour manifestos and how businesses ar...

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Markets expected to respond positively to US policy changes

Corporate Tax Markets expected to respond positively to US policy changes

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Markets expected to respond positively to US polic...

Markets can be expected to respond positively to US policy changes on the horizon, according to investment director at a boutique investment business ...

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Trump signs presidential memoranda to review Dodd-Frank

Business Regulation Trump signs presidential memoranda to review Dodd-Frank

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Trump signs presidential memoranda to review Dodd-...

Signed into law by president Barack Obama in 2010, the Dodd-Frank legislation has tightened regulation of the US financial system Read More...

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Should UK SMEs be snap happy?

Politics Should UK SMEs be snap happy?

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Should UK SMEs be snap happy?

Just when SMEs thought they knew the lie of the land in terms of the Brexit timescale, Theresa May has caught them by surprise. Salvador Amico of Menz...

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CIOT warns government against ‘rushing’ Finance Bill

Politics CIOT warns government against ‘rushing’ Finance Bill

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

CIOT warns government against ‘rushing’ Finance Bi...

With the general election on 8 June, CIOT has warned against rushing through extensive legislation without adequate scrutiny and an appropriate timefr...

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Brexit knocks UK's appeal as business destination in KPMG rankings

Corporate Tax Brexit knocks UK's appeal as business destination in KPMG rankings

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Brexit knocks UK's appeal as business destination ...

Yet, KPMG’s annual survey shows that the UK is still an attractive place to do business, despite falling in rankings in tax competitiveness and FDI ap...

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How hard is a hard Brexit?

Politics How hard is a hard Brexit?

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

How hard is a hard Brexit?

With Article 50 triggered, businesses are aware that they need to plan for all eventualities. Robert Facer of Menzies asks 'how hard is a hard Brexit?...

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Article 50 triggered, but cliff edge is a ‘realistic scenario’, says KPMG

Politics Article 50 triggered, but cliff edge is a ‘realistic scenario’, says KPMG

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Article 50 triggered, but cliff edge is a ‘realist...

Speaking in the House of Commons minutes after triggering Article 50, prime minister Theresa May said that it was a 'historic moment from which there ...

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Delay to NICs increase a ‘partial U-turn’, says McDonnell

Personal Tax Delay to NICs increase a ‘partial U-turn’, says McDonnell

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Delay to NICs increase a ‘partial U-turn’, says Mc...

Legislation on the NICs changes to be brought forward in the autumn following publication of 'the full effects of the changes to Class 2 and Class 4' ...

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Spring Budget 2017: ‘Not a nice Budget for SMEs’

Corporate Tax Spring Budget 2017: ‘Not a nice Budget for SMEs’

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Spring Budget 2017: ‘Not a nice Budget for SMEs’

The SME community voices concern about the chancellor's measures in the Spring Budget Read More...

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Top five takeaways from Spring Budget 2017

Corporate Tax Top five takeaways from Spring Budget 2017

4y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Top five takeaways from Spring Budget 2017

Following chancellor Philip Hammond’s Spring Budget speech, we explore the key takeaways for businesses and individuals Read More...

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Spring Budget 2017: Self-employed hit with Class 4 NICs rise

Business Regulation Spring Budget 2017: Self-employed hit with Class 4 NICs rise

4y Shereen Ali, Deputy Editor

Spring Budget 2017: Self-employed hit with Class 4...

One of the bigger announcements of the final Spring Budget is the raising of Class 4 NICs for the self-employed Read More...

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Live blog: Spring Budget 2017

Corporate Tax Live blog: Spring Budget 2017

4y Accountancy Age editorial

Live blog: Spring Budget 2017

Welcome to our live blog for Spring Budget 2017. Follow our Budget coverage throughout the day, including expert analysis and opinion on the key issue...

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Hard Brexit: 19th Century thinking for a 21st Century world

Politics Hard Brexit: 19th Century thinking for a 21st Century world

5y Accountancy Age editorial

Hard Brexit: 19th Century thinking for a 21st Cent...

Richard Asquith of Avalara looks at the non-tariff barriers the UK will face when selling into the EU post-Brexit Read More...

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The Curious Incident of the Insolvency Sector in the Light of Economic Turbulence

Insolvency The Curious Incident of the Insolvency Sector in the Light of Economic Turbulence

5y Accountancy Age editorial

The Curious Incident of the Insolvency Sector in t...

Vernon Dennis of Howard Kennedy LLP explores recent and future challenges faced by the insolvency sector Read More...

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Budget is a 'springboard' for tax policy reform, says new report

Corporate Tax Budget is a 'springboard' for tax policy reform, says new report

5y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Budget is a 'springboard' for tax policy reform, s...

Report argues that the government must change the way it makes tax and budget decisions Read More...

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Tyrie on Finance Bill 2017: ‘Making Tax Policy Better’

Consulting Tyrie on Finance Bill 2017: ‘Making Tax Policy Better’

5y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Tyrie on Finance Bill 2017: ‘Making Tax Policy Bet...

Andrew Tyrie airs views on the Finance Bill, 'Making Tax Policy Better' report, and Brexit Read More...

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HMRC cuts over 150 offices to reduce running costs

Corporate Tax HMRC cuts over 150 offices to reduce running costs

5y Stephanie Wix, Writer

HMRC cuts over 150 offices to reduce running costs

Drastically fewer offices for HMRC in the hope to reduce their running costs Read More...

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Making Tax Digital: the "unexpected item in the bagging area"

Accounting Standards Making Tax Digital: the "unexpected item in the bagging area"

5y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Making Tax Digital: the "unexpected item in the ba...

Laurence Field, the head of tax at national audit, tax and advisory firm Crowe Clark Whitehill outlines the 6 'unexpected items' regarding HMRC's Maki...

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New Year Honours of 2017

Accounting Standards New Year Honours of 2017

5y Stephanie Wix, Writer

New Year Honours of 2017

Many working in professional services have received honours this new year from the Queen Read More...

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Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA

Accounting Firms Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA

5y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA

A checklist has revealed three key priorities for accountancy profession success in 2017 Read More...

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