Advanced opens extended regional HQ

Accounting Software Advanced opens extended regional HQ

6y Accountancy Age editorial

Advanced opens extended regional HQ

Advanced has extended its West Midlands HQ following the creation of 200 jobs and planned hiring of a further 200 employees over the next nine months ...

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Deloitte go ‘tech crazy’ with latest investments

Accounting Firms Deloitte go ‘tech crazy’ with latest investments

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Deloitte go ‘tech crazy’ with latest investments

Big Four firm Deloitte has announced its investment in blockchain start-up SETL as well as a partnership with VTC Group Read More...

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Xero links accountants to potential clients through Facebook Messenger service

Accounting Software Xero links accountants to potential clients through Facebook Messenger service

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Xero links accountants to potential clients throug...

Clients and business advisers can now connect to small businesses through a Facebook Messenger chatbot service, provided by Xero Read More...

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British Accountancy Awards 2016: The Winners

Accounting Firms British Accountancy Awards 2016: The Winners

6y Kevin Reed, Writer

British Accountancy Awards 2016: The Winners

It has been another glittering night in the accountancy calendar. A range of practices big and small, plus outstanding individuals, have been rewarded...

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Autumn Statement: MTD followup in New Year, frustrating some advisers

Accounting Software Autumn Statement: MTD followup in New Year, frustrating some advisers

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Autumn Statement: MTD followup in New Year, frustr...

Making Tax Digital responses to the consultations expected in January 2017 Read More...

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Tech as important as accountancy ... for accountants

Accounting Software Tech as important as accountancy ... for accountants

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Tech as important as accountancy ... for accountan...

Accountants - and their clients - view the future of accountancy as digital - which brings both opportunities and risks to the adviser community Read ...

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MTD - yes please, but with major caveats

Accounting Software MTD - yes please, but with major caveats

6y Paul Aplin

MTD - yes please, but with major caveats

The drive towards a fully digital tax regime is an admirable one, but mandation is simply wrong, according to one of the UK's most senior tax technolo...

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Barclays to link transaction data into Xero

Accounting Software Barclays to link transaction data into Xero

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Barclays to link transaction data into Xero

Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed. Read More...

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MTD a 'multi-billion pound cost' to SMEs, warns senior practitioner

Accounting Firms MTD a 'multi-billion pound cost' to SMEs, warns senior practitioner

6y Kevin Reed, Writer

MTD a 'multi-billion pound cost' to SMEs, warns se...

Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief exec...

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3 key questions about cloud accounting

Accounting Software 3 key questions about cloud accounting

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

3 key questions about cloud accounting

Accountant practices have been trying to gain more clients and higher reputations through the use of cloud accounting software. But what does this mea...

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Xero launches global partner programme expansion

Accounting Software Xero launches global partner programme expansion

6y Stephanie Wix, Writer

Xero launches global partner programme expansion

Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia Read More...

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Sage hit by client data breach

Accounting Software Sage hit by client data breach

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Sage hit by client data breach

Accountancy software firm Sage has been hit by a data breach which may have compromised the personal details and bank account details of as many as 30...

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What does CDIO Mark Dearnley’s departure mean for HMRC’s making tax digital strategy?

Accounting Software What does CDIO Mark Dearnley’s departure mean for HMRC’s making tax digital strategy?

6y Accountancy Age, Reporters

What does CDIO Mark Dearnley’s departure mean for ...

Sooraj Shah questions what a change in leadership will mean for the disentanglement of the Aspire contract and for HMRC’s digital strategy Read More...

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What accountancy firms can learn from the gaming industry

Accounting Software What accountancy firms can learn from the gaming industry

6y Accountancy Age comment

What accountancy firms can learn from the gaming i...

Accounting software could do well to mimic the traits and qualities of the gaming industry Read More...

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Business services sector jobs at risk of automation, Deloitte warns

Accounting Software Business services sector jobs at risk of automation, Deloitte warns

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Business services sector jobs at risk of automatio...

Of the 3.3 million jobs currently classed as business services, 800,000 to one million have a high chance of being automated, Deloitte report finds Re...

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Taking Stock: Xero sings to the tune of frustrated SME owners

Accounting Software Taking Stock: Xero sings to the tune of frustrated SME owners

6y Taking Stock

Taking Stock: Xero sings to the tune of frustrated...

Xero is getting in to the music business with a parody of one of Adele's biggest hits 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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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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Oracle faces shareholder lawsuit over accounting methods

Accounting Software Oracle faces shareholder lawsuit over accounting methods

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Oracle faces shareholder lawsuit over accounting m...

A lawsuit has been filed against Oracle over claims it used improper accounting methods to inflate its cloud computing revenues Read More...

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Wolters Kluwer and Geniac announce cloud partnership to help SMEs focus on growth

Accounting Software Wolters Kluwer and Geniac announce cloud partnership to help SMEs focus on growth

6y Calum Fuller, Reporter

Wolters Kluwer and Geniac announce cloud partnersh...

Wolters Kluwer's Twinfield software to be incorporated into Geniac's 'office as a service platform' offering Read More...

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Sage launches refreshed iOS app for small businesses

Accounting Software Sage launches refreshed iOS app for small businesses

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Sage launches refreshed iOS app for small business...

Sage looks to increase engagement with small and medium-sized firms with an update to its Sage Live iOS application Read More...

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Web Seminar: A Finance Professional’s Guide to Cloud: The Why, The When, The How

Accounting Software Web Seminar: A Finance Professional’s Guide to Cloud: The Why, The When, The How

6y Richard Crump, Writer

Web Seminar: A Finance Professional’s Guide to Clo...

Join Financial Director and Oracle in this free web seminar to find out how finance departments are adapting to the digital transformation of the fina...

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Four things we learned at Accountex 2016

Accounting Software Four things we learned at Accountex 2016

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Four things we learned at Accountex 2016

We explore four of the biggest talking points from Accountex 2016 Read More...

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The Big Four's push to become the little guy's friend

Accounting Software The Big Four's push to become the little guy's friend

6y Naomi Rainey, Writer

The Big Four's push to become the little guy's fri...

The Big Four are increasingly casting their eye to the smaller reaches of the business market, but are their attempts at disruption working? asks Naom...

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Postpone quarterly digital reporting by at least a year, HMRC urged

Accounting Software Postpone quarterly digital reporting by at least a year, HMRC urged

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Postpone quarterly digital reporting by at least a...

The ATT has urged HMRC to push its digital project back 12 months in order to avoid ‘risk of embarrassment’ to both itself and the government if it go...

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Accountex Day Two: Cracking the UK market and beating the competition

Accounting Software Accountex Day Two: Cracking the UK market and beating the competition

6y Fraser Simpson, Reporter

Accountex Day Two: Cracking the UK market and beat...

Day two of Accountex 2016 brought with it more interviews and debate on what’s going on in the ever busy UK accountancy sector Read More...

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