Examining public financial management in fragile states

Practice Examining public financial management in fragile states

1y Salema Hafiz, CIPFA, International Acting Divisional Director

Examining public financial management in fragile s...

Financial management issues characteristic of fragile states include widespread corruption, fraud, low tax collection and highly bureaucratic environm...

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Research reveals overall tax contribution of UK legal and accountancy sector

Accounting Firms Research reveals overall tax contribution of UK legal and accountancy sector

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Research reveals overall tax contribution of UK le...

The report showed that the sector generated an estimated £15.5bn in tax in 2015/2016, which makes up 2.5% of all UK tax receipts Read More...

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HMRC appoints new director generals

HMRC HMRC appoints new director generals

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

HMRC appoints new director generals

HMRC has appointed new director generals to head their customer services and customer compliance groups Read More...

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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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CIMA opens door to CIPFA members

Accounting Standards CIMA opens door to CIPFA members

4y Stephanie Wix, Writer

CIMA opens door to CIPFA members

An accelerated entry route into CIMA for CIPFA members is launched Read More...

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CIPFA to provide data analytics for the London Counter Fraud Hub

Institutes CIPFA to provide data analytics for the London Counter Fraud Hub

5y Richard Crump, Writer

CIPFA to provide data analytics for the London Cou...

Plans to tackle criminals defrauding London’s councils have taken a major step forward with the appointment of CIPFA to provide data analytics for the...

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IR35 reforms set to decimate public sector

Personal Tax IR35 reforms set to decimate public sector

5y Richard Crump, Writer

IR35 reforms set to decimate public sector

Government services will be decimated if proposed reforms to IR35 in the public sector go ahead, a study has warned Read More...

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CIPFA and EY announce joint local government accounting service

Accounting Firms CIPFA and EY announce joint local government accounting service

5y Richard Crump, Writer

CIPFA and EY announce joint local government accou...

CIPFA and EY form partnership to produce fully compliant accounts for local authorities Read More...

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Friday Afternoon Live: Brexit; CFO Agenda; and audit market evolution

Accounting Firms Friday Afternoon Live: Brexit; CFO Agenda; and audit market evolution

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Friday Afternoon Live: Brexit; CFO Agenda; and aud...

Head of editorial Kevin Reed discusses this week's important accountancy news, including Brexit and audit market evolution Read More...

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Taking Stock: HMRC holds its hands up after PAYE letter error

Personal Tax Taking Stock: HMRC holds its hands up after PAYE letter error

5y Taking Stock

Taking Stock: HMRC holds its hands up after PAYE l...

HMRC left a tax tribunal red faced after a letter revealed a monumental error by the government department 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

5y 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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NAO report: record customer saving levels despite austerity pressures

Audit NAO report: record customer saving levels despite austerity pressures

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

NAO report: record customer saving levels despite ...

The NAO has made record financial savings for the taxpayer, equivalent to £19 saved for every pound spent, according to its annual report Read More...

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Taking Stock: Harry Potter and the curse of the £1m VAT refund

Legal Taking Stock: Harry Potter and the curse of the £1m VAT refund

5y Taking Stock

Taking Stock: Harry Potter and the curse of the £1...

Harry Potter actor Rupert Grint is looking to cast a spell over HMRC... Read More...

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HMRC wins £1m VAT battle against environmental charity

Company News HMRC wins £1m VAT battle against environmental charity

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

HMRC wins £1m VAT battle against environmental cha...

Environment charity Friends of the Earth has lost its £1m VAT appeal against HMRC Read More...

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OTS seeks new senior policy advisers

People Business OTS seeks new senior policy advisers

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

OTS seeks new senior policy advisers

The Office of Tax Simplification is seeking three senior policy advisers Read More...

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Four jailed in £100m tax fraud film scam

Corporate Tax Four jailed in £100m tax fraud film scam

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Four jailed in £100m tax fraud film scam

Four men have been jailed after HMRC rumbled a £100m tax fraud film scam Read More...

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Colin: Glass half full Brexit

Business Recovery Colin: Glass half full Brexit

5y Taking Stock

Colin: Glass half full Brexit

Colin sums up some people's attitude towards the result of the EU referendum using just two cups Read More...

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Friday Afternoon Live - Brexit and what it means for accountants

Accounting Firms Friday Afternoon Live - Brexit and what it means for accountants

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Friday Afternoon Live - Brexit and what it means f...

Head of editorial Kevin Reed discusses the result of the EU referendum, and explores it means for accountants Read More...

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Brexit: What the papers say

Business Recovery Brexit: What the papers say

5y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Brexit: What the papers say

Discover what the national newspapers are saying about Brexit Read More...

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UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reacts

Accounting Firms UK votes to leave EU – accountancy profession reacts

5y 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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Take part in our ‘Seven Days in Accountancy’ quiz

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

5y 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 sign Women in Finance Charter

Accounting Firms PwC sign Women in Finance Charter

5y 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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Jump in serious tax evasion cases for HMRC

Corporate Tax Jump in serious tax evasion cases for HMRC

5y 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

5y 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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Taking Stock: I want your tax; I want your tax for good, sings HMRC

Legal Taking Stock: I want your tax; I want your tax for good, sings HMRC

5y Taking Stock

Taking Stock: I want your tax; I want your tax for...

Take That have been singing to HMRC's tune in recent months 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

5y 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

5y 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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