Audit committees must take climate change "a lot more seriously"

ESG Audit committees must take climate change "a lot more seriously"

24h Natasha Spencer-Jolliffe

Audit committees must take climate change "a lot m...

Research has shown that the majority are not discussing such matters regularly Read More...

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Sector insights: Women in accounting

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1d Sam Alberti

Sector insights: Women in accounting

While the accounting profession has always been more equitable than many others in terms of gender demographics, this tends to taper off towards the t...

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Don’t work up a sweat over ESEF

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4d Tax Systems

Don’t work up a sweat over ESEF

Despite fears that the European Single Electronic Format has the potential to cause additional difficulties during an already hectic period for financ...

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“Consistently high” client data quality key for accountants’ profitability

Practice “Consistently high” client data quality key for accountants’ profitability

4d Sam Alberti

“Consistently high” client data quality key for ac...

With accountants spending nearly five hours per week detecting errors, time and money is being lost Read More...

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Accounting and audit tech update: Sage for Accountants, Modus Analytics and more

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1w Sam Alberti

Accounting and audit tech update: Sage for Account...

Accountancy Age’s monthly round-up of accounting and audit tech news, including new partnerships, product launches and people moves Read More...

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Q&A: Harry Briggs, director of ESG reporting and assurance at KPMG

ESG Q&A: Harry Briggs, director of ESG reporting and assurance at KPMG

1w Sam Alberti

Q&A: Harry Briggs, director of ESG reporting and a...

Accountancy Age spoke with director of ESG and assurance at KPMG, Harry Briggs, who outlined the evolving non-financial reporting landscape and his ef...

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Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2021 revealed

Accounting Firms Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2021 revealed

2w Sam Alberti

Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2021 revealed

Celebrating excellence in accountancy practice, the Top 50+50 Accountancy Firms 2021 spotlights top accountancy firms in the UK Read More...

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10 tips on how to implement new technology in your practice

Technology 10 tips on how to implement new technology in your practice

2w Carl Reader, Chairman, d&t

10 tips on how to implement new technology in your...

Follow these simple steps to maximise your chances of successfully introducing new technology within your firm, according to Carl Reader, chairman of ...

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Sage, ICC and ACCA call on governments and big business to help SMBs join the race to net zero

Business Sage, ICC and ACCA call on governments and big business to help SMBs join the race to net zero

2w Sponsored | ACCA

Sage, ICC and ACCA call on governments and big bus...

Policymakers and large companies must standardise and simplify carbon reporting and accounting for SMBs or risk millions of businesses being left behi...

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Managed shared audit “insufficient”, ICAEW argues

Audit Managed shared audit “insufficient”, ICAEW argues

2w Sam Alberti

Managed shared audit “insufficient”, ICAEW argues

Stakeholders have expressed little support for the plans Read More...

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Celebrating accounting professionals this International Accounting Day

People Business Celebrating accounting professionals this International Accounting Day

3w Sponsored | Intuit QuickBooks

Celebrating accounting professionals this Internat...

With the year nearing its close, Chris Evans, vice president and country manager at Intuit QuickBooks UK, takes the opportunity to reflect on the past...

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ATT welcomes extension of filing window for UK Property Reporting Service

Tax ATT welcomes extension of filing window for UK Property Reporting Service

4w Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

ATT welcomes extension of filing window for UK Pro...

ATT technical officer, Helen Thornley, outlines key details from the underreported extension to the filing window for CGT liabilities to the UK Proper...

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ForrestBrown leads “landmark” R&D tribunal victory against HMRC

Legal ForrestBrown leads “landmark” R&D tribunal victory against HMRC

4w Sam Alberti

ForrestBrown leads “landmark” R&D tribunal victory...

The case is expected to lay a marker for SMEs in making future claims Read More...

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IFRS announces global sustainability standards board

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4w Sam Alberti

IFRS announces global sustainability standards boa...

The initiative will aim to fulfil the urgent demand for standardising corporate sustainability disclosures worldwide Read More...

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Video: 35 under 35 2021

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1m Aaran Fronda

Video: 35 under 35 2021

To commemorate Accountancy Age's 35 under 35 2021, we brought together a handful of this year's winners to discuss the the future of the industry and ...

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Call to prepare as HMRC ramp up investigations into R&D tax credits

Tax Call to prepare as HMRC ramp up investigations into R&D tax credits

1m Tom Lemmon

Call to prepare as HMRC ramp up investigations int...

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Accounting and audit tech update: Sage, Crowe and more…

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1m Sam Alberti

Accounting and audit tech update: Sage, Crowe and ...

Accountancy Age’s monthly round-up of accounting and audit tech news, including new partnerships, product launches and people moves Read More...

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Economic crime levy: Relief for SMEs

Business Regulation Economic crime levy: Relief for SMEs

1m Institute of Financial Accountants

Economic crime levy: Relief for SMEs

Revised plans and draft legislation suggest that smaller businesses should be exempt Read More...

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Accountants diversify advisory services to fulfil ESG targets

Green Accountants diversify advisory services to fulfil ESG targets

1m Patricia Cullen

Accountants diversify advisory services to fulfil ...

Accountants are at the centre of non-financial reporting, with firms expanding ESG services to support businesses amid rising climate risks and the gr...

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SMEs hit by post-pandemic support withdrawal must “go back to basics”

Business Recovery SMEs hit by post-pandemic support withdrawal must “go back to basics”

1m Cath Everett

SMEs hit by post-pandemic support withdrawal must ...

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SMEs can capitalise on “perfect storm” with salary sacrifice EV schemes

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1m Sam Alberti

SMEs can capitalise on “perfect storm” with salary...

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Budget 2021: High Street given a boost as business rates slashed

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1m Sam Alberti

Budget 2021: High Street given a boost as business...

The temporary tax cut will apply to over 90 percent of all retail, hospitality and leisure businesses Read More...

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Less than two thirds of organisations are taking net zero action, survey finds

Green Less than two thirds of organisations are taking net zero action, survey finds

1m Sam Alberti

Less than two thirds of organisations are taking n...

Industry bodies and action groups argue that a collective effort must commence immediately Read More...

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Accountants must understand “nuances” of climate-related scenario planning

Green Accountants must understand “nuances” of climate-related scenario planning

1m Sam Alberti

Accountants must understand “nuances” of climate-r...

Advisers often do not understand these methods on the same level as businesses Read More...

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Skills and gender gaps: Will accountancy firms need to upskill in 2022 when tax goes digital?

Recruitment Skills and gender gaps: Will accountancy firms need to upskill in 2022 when tax goes digital?

1m Chris Willsher

Skills and gender gaps: Will accountancy firms nee...

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Sharp rise in R&D tax credit claims is cause for both optimism and concern, says industry experts

HMRC Sharp rise in R&D tax credit claims is cause for both optimism and concern, says industry experts

2m Sam Alberti

Sharp rise in R&D tax credit claims is cause for b...

While R&D investment promotes economic growth, fraudulent claims may be slipping through the net Read More...

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FRC CEO: cost makes UK SOX “key political decision”

Audit FRC CEO: cost makes UK SOX “key political decision”

2m Sam Alberti

FRC CEO: cost makes UK SOX “key political decision...

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