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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IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

Politics IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

1y Chris Jewers

IR35: Tory MPs write to Chancellor

Conservative MPs John Redwood and Andrew Bowie have both written to Sajid Javid, urging him to suspend or extend the IR36 6 April 2020 deadline until ...

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FRC extends Thomas Cook investigation to more statements audited by EY

Accounting Firms FRC extends Thomas Cook investigation to more statements audited by EY

1y Chris Jewers

FRC extends Thomas Cook investigation to more stat...

The UK’s audit and accountancy watchdog has announced it will expand its investigation into EY’s auditing of Thomas Cook’s financial statements to inc...

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Accounting body IASB proposes profit reporting standardisation

Practice Accounting body IASB proposes profit reporting standardisation

1y Chris Jewers

Accounting body IASB proposes profit reporting sta...

The IASB has put forward a set of “game changing” proposals that it hopes will improve financial reporting for both investors and for companies commun...

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Brydon review calls for ‘urgent reform’

Accounting Standards Brydon review calls for ‘urgent reform’

1y Chris Jewers

Brydon review calls for ‘urgent reform’

The long wait for the Brydon report is over, and in it Sir Donald Brydon makes a series of recommendations including the break-up of the auditing indu...

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FRC revises standards in bid to strengthen audit confidence

Accounting Standards FRC revises standards in bid to strengthen audit confidence

1y Chris Jewers

FRC revises standards in bid to strengthen audit c...

The FRC has issued revised ethical and auditing standards in an effort to strengthen auditor independence and ban conflicts of interest. Read More...

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M&C Saatchi crisis continues as company leaders flee

Practice M&C Saatchi crisis continues as company leaders flee

1y Shannon Moyer

M&C Saatchi crisis continues as company leaders fl...

The advertising agency’s accounting mistakes have sent shockwaves through the company, affecting stock, public standing and leadership. Read More...

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Huge gap in supply of short term loans

Regulation Huge gap in supply of short term loans

1y Sponsored | Daniel Tannenbaum, Consultant for Fintech and financial companies

Huge gap in supply of short term loans

Daniel Tannenbaum, Co-Founder - Tudor Lodge Consultants addresses the economics behind the high cost short term lending industry and the implications ...

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Election & audit reform – party stances

Audit Election & audit reform – party stances

1y Chris Jewers

Election & audit reform – party stances

A decision on audit reform is currently being held up by the UK’s general election. Could the future of audit reform be very different depending on th...

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Nominate your story of the decade

Practice Nominate your story of the decade

1y Shannon Moyer

Nominate your story of the decade

Accountancy Age’s Decade Survey is now open for anyone within accounting and adjacent industries. Read More...

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Enhancing and enabling global financial reporting

Business Regulation Enhancing and enabling global financial reporting

1y Andrew Hay, Proposition lead, statutory reporting, Thomson Reuters

Enhancing and enabling global financial reporting

Andrew Hay, Head of Proposition, Statutory Reporting and Shared Services Centres at Thomson Reuters talks about statutory reporting. Read More...

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Why you need to build a future fit practice today

Regulation Why you need to build a future fit practice today

1y Wolters Kluwer | Sponsored

Why you need to build a future fit practice today

Wolters Kluwer explains how greater efficiency and productivity can be achieved through the use of expert solutions and digital tools. Read More...

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IR35: Over half of self-employed people don’t know what it is

Regulation IR35: Over half of self-employed people don’t know what it is

1y Tom Lemmon

IR35: Over half of self-employed people don’t know...

Survey of 2,000 self-employed people in the UK also revealed that 30% want to see IR35 dropped from the private sector. Read More...

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FCA: Adviser charging an ‘emotive’ subject

Practice FCA: Adviser charging an ‘emotive’ subject

1y Chris Jewers

FCA: Adviser charging an ‘emotive’ subject

Comments from the FCA’s Debbie Gupta during a conference reaffirm the importance of remembering the human factor when advising clients. Read More...

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IR35: Chancellor makes review pledge

Politics IR35: Chancellor makes review pledge

1y Chris Jewers

IR35: Chancellor makes review pledge

Conservatives become the next party to say they will review IR35 legislation in the build-up to the general election, following Labour, Liberal Democr...

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Top 40 International Networks, Associations and Alliances: Growth across the board

Accounting Firms Top 40 International Networks, Associations and Alliances: Growth across the board

1y Philip Smith, Reporter

Top 40 International Networks, Associations and Al...

The 2019 Accountancy Age International Networks Ranking reveals steady growth of nearly 9% across the board, despite continuing global economic uncert...

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Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reporting framework fit for the 21st Century

Corporate Governance Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reporting framework fit for the 21st Century

1y Tom Lemmon

Video: Integrated Reporting – A corporate reportin...

Chief Strategy Officer of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), Jonathan Labrey, talks to Accountancy Age reporter, Tom Lemmon about ...

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New research highlights global financial reporting harmonisation

Business Regulation New research highlights global financial reporting harmonisation

1y Andrew Hay, Proposition lead, statutory reporting, Thomson Reuters

New research highlights global financial reporting...

Andrew Hay, Head of Proposition, Statutory Reporting and Shared Services Centres at Thomson Reuters, talks about the firm's latest research on statuto...

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Does IR35 present businesses with an opportunity?

Regulation Does IR35 present businesses with an opportunity?

1y Chris Jewers

Does IR35 present businesses with an opportunity?

Fear and uncertainty around the impending IR35 changes in the private sector have been well reported, but it could present businesses with an opportun...

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French Digital Service Tax: A model for Brexiters? Part 2

Corporate Tax French Digital Service Tax: A model for Brexiters? Part 2

1y Emmanuelle Deglaire and Marie-Charlotte Alary

French Digital Service Tax: A model for Brexiters?...

Emmanuelle Deglaire, Associate Professor & Member of the Legal EDHEC research centre and Marie-Charlotte Alary, LL.M. EDHEC Business School/EBS Univer...

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Black Friday sales may topple tax thresholds in the EU and US

Business Black Friday sales may topple tax thresholds in the EU and US

1y Shannon Moyer

Black Friday sales may topple tax thresholds in th...

With the holiday season fast approaching, UK companies should be aware of EU VAT and US sales tax thresholds before selling overseas. Read More...

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French Digital Services Tax: a model for Brexiters? Part 1

Corporate Tax French Digital Services Tax: a model for Brexiters? Part 1

1y Emmanuelle Deglaire and Marie-Charlotte Alary

French Digital Services Tax: a model for Brexiters...

Emmanuelle Deglaire, Associate Professor & Member of the Legal EDHEC research centre and Marie-Charlotte Alary, LL.M. EDHEC Business School/EBS Univer...

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New ACCA policy report places focus on corporate transparency

Regulation New ACCA policy report places focus on corporate transparency

1y Shannon Moyer

New ACCA policy report places focus on corporate t...

The ACCA's new guidelines for company taxation range from ethical considerations to revised policies on tax evasion, with new considerations for tax a...

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Treasury committee requests review into ‘broken’ business rates

Governance Treasury committee requests review into ‘broken’ business rates

1y Chris Jewers

Treasury committee requests review into ‘broken’ b...

AAT specifically referenced in Treasury Select Committee’s report into business rates, which has requested the government to review the system and fin...

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Alleged EY cover-up coincides with HMRC’s money laundering campaign

HMRC Alleged EY cover-up coincides with HMRC’s money laundering campaign

1y Leanna Reeves

Alleged EY cover-up coincides with HMRC’s money la...

The BBC program ‘Panorama,’ which alleges the Big Four firm EY to have covered up a crime gang laundering money, coincides with HMRC’s new campaign ai...

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Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success factors' ahead of profit

Audit Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success factors' ahead of profit

1y Leanna Reeves

Deloitte report shows companies putting 'success f...

Based on reports from 100 UK companies, Deloitte's new report assesses the 'success factors' of businesses- revealing how financial drivers are no lon...

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IFRS 16 (Leases) – The impact on business valuations

Regulation IFRS 16 (Leases) – The impact on business valuations

1y Henri Heinola

IFRS 16 (Leases) – The impact on business valuatio...

Henri Heinola, Senior Valuation Consultant at Globalview Advisors shares insights on the impact of IFRS 16 has on business valuations and outlines wha...

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