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1y Jeremy Chan

Insolvencies drop in first quarter

Latest report from The Insolvency Service outlines reduced number of insolvencies for the first three months of 2020 Read More...

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Report: Avoiding insolvency in midst of crisis

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1y Jeremy Chan

Report: Avoiding insolvency in midst of crisis

Insolvency has become a major threat across most UK markets, as businesses scramble for ways to avoid getting sucked under Read More...

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Planning for a financial shock

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1y CABA | Sponsored

Planning for a financial shock

By: CABA Financial difficulties are often the result of unexpected circumstances beyond our control. Redundancy, illness, or the breakdown of a relati...

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The widening skill gap in accountancy

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1y Jeremy Chan

The widening skill gap in accountancy

There is a growing skill gap in accountancy, partly due to changing priorities and new technologies, new report finds. Read More...

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EY announces 733 new partner promotions worldwide

Big Four EY announces 733 new partner promotions worldwide

2y Tom Lemmon

EY announces 733 new partner promotions worldwide

Ernst and Young, announced that 733 people have been promoted to partner at across the globe. For the fifth consecutive year, women and emerging marke...

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Existential angst: Accountants have nothing to fear but… everything?

Management Existential angst: Accountants have nothing to fear but… everything?

2y AJ Chambers Recruitment | Sponsored

Existential angst: Accountants have nothing to fea...

In this column, David Bailey, consultant to Accounting and Financial industries at AJ Chambers, sets out the existential challenge and quite how small...

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Top 20 shake-up as Saffery Champness hires S&W partner

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2y Dave Beach

Top 20 shake-up as Saffery Champness hires S&W par...

New partner appointed at Saffery Champness from Smith & Williamson Read More...

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What is cost of hiring an accountant in London?

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2y Beth Gault

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There can be a mark-up for hiring an accountant in London, but there can also be some benefits in doing so Read More...

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Should Tesco directors ever have faced fraud trial?

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2y Beth McLoughlin

Should Tesco directors ever have faced fraud trial...

Questions have been raised about the use of DPAs by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) case after the case against final defendant Carl Rogberg was droppe...

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Alphabet Soup – Entrepreneurs’ Relief and the Personal Company

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2y Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

Alphabet Soup – Entrepreneurs’ Relief and the Pers...

What changes to Entrepreneur's Relief are coming in 2019? Read More...

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Why businesses need to act fast in preparing for big-data driven collection and enforcement

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3y Nicholas Hallam, Accordance

Why businesses need to act fast in preparing for b...

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Embrace automation in the indirect tax process

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3y Kim Hau, Senior Proposition Manager, ONESOURCE Indirect Tax

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Making Tax Digital means it is time to embrace change and adapt working processes for good, says Kim Hau, senior proposition manager for ONESOURCE Ind...

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This quality is the most important for accountants in the digital age, according to ACCA

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3y Beth McLoughlin

This quality is the most important for accountants...

A new report from ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) examines the role of emotional intelligence in developing the accountancy prof...

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3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

Following this discussion on how Open Banking impacts accountants by Xero’s Banking, Fintech, and Ecosystem director, Edward Berks. Accountancy Age ca...

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Crowe Clark Whitehill to administrate Cambridge Analytica insolvency– but is this really the end?

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3y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Crowe Clark Whitehill to administrate Cambridge An...

The company blamed “unfounded accusations” and the “siege of media coverage” for its closure, but concerns remain that the company will continue opera...

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David Sproul, Senior Partner and Chief Executive, Deloitte

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3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

David Sproul, Senior Partner and Chief Executive, ...

We are likely to see Sproul leading Deloitte in even more growth this year as well as making changes to embrace technology and the changing role of th...

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Jim Harra, Second Permanent Secretary, HMRC

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3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

Jim Harra, Second Permanent Secretary, HMRC

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Anton Colella, CEO, Moore Stephens International (current ICAS CEO)

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3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

Anton Colella, CEO, Moore Stephens International (...

As new global CEO, Colella will focus on strengthening the Moore Stephens worldwide brand Read More...

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Open Banking: what you need to know

Accounting Software Open Banking: what you need to know

3y Edward Berks, Xero

Open Banking: what you need to know

Edward Berks, Director of Banking, Fintech and Ecosystem at Xero, explains how Open Banking will drive the next accounting revolution Read More...

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David Cobb, Co-CEO, Smith & Williamson

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3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

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Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman, IASB

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3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

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Kevin Stopps, Co-CEO, Smith & Williamson

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3y Lucy Skoulding, Reporter

Kevin Stopps, Co-CEO, Smith & Williamson

Kevin Stopps has overseen a range of initiatives to boost the top 10 firm in the past 12 months, including the creation of a five-year client-focused ...

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Top 5 HMRC disputes of 2017

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4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

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As part of its aims to crack down on tax avoidance and evasion, HMRC has been involved in a number of high profile court cases and investigations in t...

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The ‘uncomfortable truth’ behind FRC’s Big Four fines recommendations

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4y Carl Johnson, Stephensons

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KPMG makes 50 promotions

Kpmg KPMG makes 50 promotions

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

KPMG makes 50 promotions

The Big Four firm has made 50 promotions in its Bristol office, including a partner and six directors Read More...

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The great professional services shake-up

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4y Fergus Payne, Lewis Silkin

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Accountancy has now moved one step closer to becoming a formal piece of the legal services furniture. How far will the boundaries be pushed, and how w...

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BDO 'misused' audit research

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13y Barbara Buchanan

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