Tax avoidance crackdown sees 80% jump in additional HMRC revenue
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Tax avoidance crackdown sees 80% jump in additional HMRC revenue

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Tax avoidance crackdown sees 80% jump in additiona...

An 80% increase in additional revenue for HMRC coincides with a crackdown on income tax avoidance 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"

7y 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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Government export campaign shows ‘no progress’
Business Regulation

Government export campaign shows ‘no progress’

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Government export campaign shows ‘no progress’

Business exporting has not improved in two years according to research from ICAEW Read More...

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Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA
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Key business success priorities outlined by ACCA

7y 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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The Practitioner: Financing landscape gloomy for small businesses
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The Practitioner: Financing landscape gloomy for small businesses

7y The Practitioner

The Practitioner: Financing landscape gloomy for s...

The Practitioner wonders if the banks will step up when alternative financers start to struggle... Read More...

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Apple appeals against EU Irish tax ruling
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Apple appeals against EU Irish tax ruling

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Apple appeals against EU Irish tax ruling

The EU ruling that Apple should pay up to €13bn (£11bn) in tax has been appealed against by the tech giant Read More...

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Businesses now owe £1.8bn in corporation tax
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Businesses now owe £1.8bn in corporation tax

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Businesses now owe £1.8bn in corporation tax

Late corporation tax has risen 15% in one year to £1.8bn for UK businesses Read More...

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Partner profits slump at Grant Thornton
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Partner profits slump at Grant Thornton

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Partner profits slump at Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton posts modest revenue increase; but a slump in partner profits Read More...

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PwC scoops Rolls-Royce audit as tender results pile up
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PwC scoops Rolls-Royce audit as tender results pile up

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

PwC scoops Rolls-Royce audit as tender results pil...

KPMG loses 26-year audit of Rolls-Royce to PwC, as other listed businesses announced tender results Read More...

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Legal and General lines up KPMG as external auditor
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Legal and General lines up KPMG as external auditor

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Legal and General lines up KPMG as external audito...

KPMG set to take on the Legal & General audit from PwC, months after also nabbing Standard Life from its Big Four rival Read More...

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Sports Direct implements FRC corrections in annual reporting
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Sports Direct implements FRC corrections in annual reporting

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Sports Direct implements FRC corrections in annual...

Corrective action has been taken by Sports Direct into its international stores reporting, following a review by accounting's watchdog Read More...

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Henderson Loggie advises on Bar Soba deal
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Henderson Loggie advises on Bar Soba deal

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Henderson Loggie advises on Bar Soba deal

The restaurant chain Bar Soba is planning expansion after a £3m Business Growth Fund (BGF) investment Read More...

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5,000 restaurants at risk of insolvency from Brexit
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5,000 restaurants at risk of insolvency from Brexit

7y Stephanie Wix , Writer

5,000 restaurants at risk of insolvency from Brexi...

More than 5,000 restaurant companies are at risk of insolvency as Brexit raises costs Read More...

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Disputed 'transfer pricing' tax up 60% to £3.8bn
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Disputed 'transfer pricing' tax up 60% to £3.8bn

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Disputed 'transfer pricing' tax up 60% to £3.8bn

The tax HMRC expects is underpaid by large companies through “transfer pricing” has risen by 60% Read More...

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Autumn Statement: Hammond's "missed opportunity", say advisers
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Autumn Statement: Hammond's "missed opportunity", say advisers

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Autumn Statement: Hammond's "missed opportunity", ...

The chancellor has “missed an opportunity” to restore business confidence and encourage UK investment, said Mazars Read More...

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Autumn Statement 2016: What the papers say
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Autumn Statement 2016: What the papers say

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Autumn Statement 2016: What the papers say

Hammond “builds for Brexit” with a £27bn “shock absorber”, but the papers raise concerns about the higher borrowing Read More...

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Autumn Statement: "No hope" for the future, says shadow chancellor
Corporate Finance

Autumn Statement: "No hope" for the future, says shadow chancellor

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Autumn Statement: "No hope" for the future, says s...

The last six years offer “no hope” for the future, said John McDonnell in response to chancellor Philip Hammond's Autumn Statement Read More...

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Autumn Statement: “Consistency” in the light of Brexit
Corporate Finance

Autumn Statement: “Consistency” in the light of Brexit

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Autumn Statement: “Consistency” in the light of Br...

With the Autumn statement imminent, the chancellor is expected to keep “consistency” due to the uncertainty looming over Brexit Read More...

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SFP sells off Pixel Projects and saves all staff
Business Recovery

SFP sells off Pixel Projects and saves all staff

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

SFP sells off Pixel Projects and saves all staff

Pixel Projects Limited (Pixel) has been sold by SFP, which has saved the positions of all 34 employees Read More...

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HMRC complaints reach highest level in seven years
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HMRC complaints reach highest level in seven years

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

HMRC complaints reach highest level in seven years

The number of complaints received by HMRC have reached their highest number since the global financial crisis Read More...

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Deloitte scoops BP and Centrica audits
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Deloitte scoops BP and Centrica audits

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Deloitte scoops BP and Centrica audits

Two of the biggest energy companies have proposed Deloitte as their new auditor Read More...

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FRC expects Brexit narrative within annual reports
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FRC expects Brexit narrative within annual reports

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

FRC expects Brexit narrative within annual reports

The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted...

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Baldwins appoints new corporate finance chief and invests in the North East
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Baldwins appoints new corporate finance chief and invests in the North East

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Baldwins appoints new corporate finance chief and ...

Baldwins Accountancy Group has continued investment in the north-east and appointed David Fish as a director in its corporate finance team Read More...

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UK M&A activity rebounds, finds PwC
Corporate Finance

UK M&A activity rebounds, finds PwC

8y Richard Crump , Writer

UK M&A activity rebounds, finds PwC

UK M&A activity bounced back strongly in July and August, according to analysis by the deals practice at PwC. Read More...

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Smith & Williamson adds to corporate finance team
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Smith & Williamson adds to corporate finance team

8y Stephanie Wix , Writer

Smith & Williamson adds to corporate finance team

Smith & Williamson has added Jim Clark and Philip Marsden, of Marsden Clark Corporate Finance Limited, to its corporate finance team. Read More...

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UK economy beset by huge liquidity imbalance
Corporate Finance

UK economy beset by huge liquidity imbalance

8y Richard Crump , Writer

UK economy beset by huge liquidity imbalance

New research finds huge liquidity imbalance, with billions in cash held by a small number of UK companies Read More...

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Colin: No more dirty money
Corporate Finance

Colin: No more dirty money

8y Richard Crump , Writer

Colin: No more dirty money

Colin reacts to the news that a the Bank of England is releasing 440 million new £5 polymer notes Read More...

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