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SMEs can “extend runway” with R&D regime changes

R&D SMEs can “extend runway” with R&D regime changes

5d Sam Alberti

SMEs can “extend runway” with R&D regime changes

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Advisers must deepen understanding of cryptoassets as client demand increases, industry figures say

Digital assets Advisers must deepen understanding of cryptoassets as client demand increases, industry figures say

7d Sonia Sharma

Advisers must deepen understanding of cryptoassets...

One expert also stressed the importance of collaboration on cryptoassets between HMRC and the accounting profession Read More...

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PwC hit with multi-million pound sanctions over BT audits

Big Four PwC hit with multi-million pound sanctions over BT audits

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PwC hit with multi-million pound sanctions over BT...

The accounting regulator also handed partner Richard Hughes a £42,000 fine Read More...

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Neglect of upskilling detrimental to accounting profession, experts say

Accounting Firms Neglect of upskilling detrimental to accounting profession, experts say

2w Sam Alberti

Neglect of upskilling detrimental to accounting pr...

Nearly half of accountants have left a role due to a lack of training opportunities, new research indicates Read More...

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HMRC suspects big firms of underpaying £1.4bn in employment taxes through IR35 rules

Tax HMRC suspects big firms of underpaying £1.4bn in employment taxes through IR35 rules

2w Rebecca Whittaker

HMRC suspects big firms of underpaying £1.4bn in e...

HMRC intends to crack down on both self-employed workers and those who are paid through a personal service company (PSC) Read More...

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Boris Johnson’s successor must make SME support an “immediate priority”

Business Boris Johnson’s successor must make SME support an “immediate priority”

3w Rebecca Whittaker and Sam Alberti

Boris Johnson’s successor must make SME support an...

While Rishi Sunak stands firm on his “sound money” values, appealing to the interests of businesses could be the route to the top job, experts argue R...

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Burnout sweeps through accounting industry causing surge in mistakes on the job

Accounting Firms Burnout sweeps through accounting industry causing surge in mistakes on the job

3w Rebecca Whittaker

Burnout sweeps through accounting industry causing...

Burnout is leading to mistakes as survey finds 85% of accountants reopened their books at least once over the last year to fix errors Read More...

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The top 7 reasons that modern practices are adopting cloud-based accounting platforms

Accounting Software The top 7 reasons that modern practices are adopting cloud-based accounting platforms

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The top 7 reasons that modern practices are adopti...

This article, from Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting UK, examines the top seven reasons for cloud adoption among accountancy practices. In recent ye...

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Free Agent - Tech Talk

Free Agent - Tech Talk

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Free Agent - Tech Talk

One of the biggest challenges accountants face today is time, or lack thereof. Over the past decade, the role of the accountant has changed, and with ...

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3 step roadmap for seamless intercompany invoicing

Accounting Software 3 step roadmap for seamless intercompany invoicing

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3 step roadmap for seamless intercompany invoicing

Until you reconcile your intercompany accounts, you can’t close your books. The more intercompany activities you are engaged in, the more complex, tim...

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Future-fit growth: using technology to optimise your practice management

Accounting Software Future-fit growth: using technology to optimise your practice management

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Future-fit growth: using technology to optimise yo...

Accountancy practice management software has come a long way. Today, features like automated billing and reconciliations can be easily integrated into...

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Developing Accountants for the Future

Accounting Firms Developing Accountants for the Future

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Developing Accountants for the Future

People are one of the major assets of accountancy firms and with the evolving accountancy sector training needs have evolved too. Make sure your team ...

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How Funded Finance Apprenticeships Can Boost Your Business

How Funded Finance Apprenticeships Can Boost Your Business

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How Funded Finance Apprenticeships Can Boost Your ...

With more than 233,000 members, and 536,00 students in 178 countries, ACCA knows what skills, knowledge and behaviours your professionals need for the...

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Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2019

Rankings Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2019

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Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2019

Celebrating excellence in accountancy practice, the Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2019 spotlights top accountancy firms in the UK. Read More...

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Financial Power List 2019

Rankings Financial Power List 2019

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Financial Power List 2019

The Financial Power List ranks the people we believe will have significant influence on the direction of the industry over the next 12 months. From go...

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Top 20 International Alliances and Associations 2018

Rankings Top 20 International Alliances and Associations 2018

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Top 20 International Alliances and Associations 20...

The Accountancy Age Top 20 International Alliances and Associations 2018 promotes excellence in the accountancy industry worldwide by ranking accounta...

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Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2018

Rankings Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2018

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Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2018

Celebrating excellence in accountancy practice, the Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2018 spotlights top accountancy firms in the UK Read More...

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