Economic crime levy: Relief for SMEs

Business Regulation Economic crime levy: Relief for SMEs

5m Institute of Financial Accountants

Economic crime levy: Relief for SMEs

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

View article
FRC looks to extend rent concessions for retailers

Business FRC looks to extend rent concessions for retailers

11m Valerie Hart

FRC looks to extend rent concessions for retailers

With many retailers still reeling from the impact of the lockdowns, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has proposed extending the application perio...

View article
Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

Brexit & Economy Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

2y Tom Lemmon

Budget 2020: IR35 paying for tax cuts

The incoming changes to IR35 are being used to pay for the “generous” tax cuts in today’s budget, according to Smith & Williamson’s employme...

View article
Get the latest analysis and reports delivered to your inbox daily
IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

Business Regulation IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

2y Tom Lemmon

IR35: HMRC denies creating ‘culture of fear’

HMRC responds to accusations of “going after” corporations and contractors Read More...

View article
FCA say firms act without “foresight”, but principles attacked over lack of clarity

Business FCA say firms act without “foresight”, but principles attacked over lack of clarity

2y Tom Lemmon

FCA say firms act without “foresight”, but princip...

FCA director of enforcement and market oversight Mark Steward attacked firms for not fully considering the regulator’s principles, but event delegates...

View article
IR35: Four out of ten companies considering dropping contractors

Business Regulation IR35: Four out of ten companies considering dropping contractors

2y Paul Hanaphy

IR35: Four out of ten companies considering droppi...

Research by Be Digital UK found that 41% of companies are reviewing their strategy for procuring contractors over IR35. Read More...

View article
Order restored to private residence relief computations

Business Regulation Order restored to private residence relief computations

2y Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

Order restored to private residence relief computa...

Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer, discusses the Higgins case and what does HMRC’s arguments mean in practice and with reference to D49. Read More...

View article
Immediate action required to meet new AML legislation

Accounting Standards Immediate action required to meet new AML legislation

2y Chris Jewers

Immediate action required to meet new AML legislat...

Professional services firms need to take immediate action in order to meet requirements of amended AML regulation, that will come into force on the 10...

View article
Enhancing and enabling global financial reporting

Business Regulation Enhancing and enabling global financial reporting

2y 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...

View article
New research highlights global financial reporting harmonisation

Business Regulation New research highlights global financial reporting harmonisation

2y 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...

View article
PRR: how will your clients be affected?

Budget PRR: how will your clients be affected?

3y Helen Thornley, ATT Technical Officer

PRR: how will your clients be affected?

Helen Thornley, Technical Officer at the Association of Taxation Technicians explains the implications of the changes to private residence relief (PRR...

View article
ICAEW: Companies House data a “gaping hole in AML defences”

Audit ICAEW: Companies House data a “gaping hole in AML defences”

3y Dave Beach

ICAEW: Companies House data a “gaping hole in AML ...

New research quantifies the extent of Companies House inaccuracy as the ICAEW urges the Treasury and BEIS to shore up defences Read More...

View article
CASS regulations: Are you compliant?

Business Regulation CASS regulations: Are you compliant?

4y Cashfac | Sponsored

CASS regulations: Are you compliant?

How can businesses best prepare to ensure that they comply fully with CASS regulations, and what are the implications of non-compliance? Read More...

View article
FCA fines Merrill Lynch £34.5m over reporting failures

Business Regulation FCA fines Merrill Lynch £34.5m over reporting failures

4y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

FCA fines Merrill Lynch £34.5m over reporting fail...

This is the first enforcement action against a business by the watchdog over failing to report transactions of this kind Read More...

View article
5 reasons not to overlook the Common Reporting Standard

Accounting Firms 5 reasons not to overlook the Common Reporting Standard

5y Helen Thornley

5 reasons not to overlook the Common Reporting Sta...

Helen Thornley from ATT looks at the reasons why accountants should pay more heed to the Common Reporting Standard Read More...

View article
Minimising cyber security risk: The first steps

Business Regulation Minimising cyber security risk: The first steps

5y Helen Barge

Minimising cyber security risk: The first steps

Following the NHS cyber attack earlier this year, data breaches and data theft must be taken seriously. What are the first steps towards protection ag...

View article
The UK’s post-Brexit trade policy options

Business Regulation The UK’s post-Brexit trade policy options

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

The UK’s post-Brexit trade policy options

With the Queen's Speech appearing to indicate an exit from both the single market and customs union as part of the Brexit process, we assess what the ...

View article
Adapting to change: Regulatory developments leading the way in CFD trading

Business Regulation Adapting to change: Regulatory developments leading the way in CFD trading

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Adapting to change: Regulatory developments leadin...

CFDs are undergoing change, with regulatory control on financial trading tightening as regulators crack down on non-compliant brokers Read More...

View article
HBOS in 2017: The ongoing scandal

Business Regulation HBOS in 2017: The ongoing scandal

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

HBOS in 2017: The ongoing scandal

Many questions remain unanswered following the HBOS scandal. How did six people get away with so much for so long? How has Lloyds responded? What are ...

View article
ACCA calls for collaboration with professional bodies to ‘internationalise’ trade post-Brexit

Business Regulation ACCA calls for collaboration with professional bodies to ‘internationalise’ trade post-Brexit

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

ACCA calls for collaboration with professional bod...

Ahead of the general election on 8 June, ACCA has announced five recommendations for implementing an 'effective' strategy for international trade once...

View article
Indian companies making important contribution to UK economy, says Grant Thornton report

Business Regulation Indian companies making important contribution to UK economy, says Grant Thornton report

5y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Indian companies making important contribution to ...

The annual report on Indian businesses operating in the UK shows that Indian companies are continuing to make important contributions to the UK econom...

View article
Trump signs presidential memoranda to review Dodd-Frank

Business Regulation Trump signs presidential memoranda to review Dodd-Frank

5y Alia Shoaib, Reporter

Trump signs presidential memoranda to review Dodd-...

Signed into law by president Barack Obama in 2010, the Dodd-Frank legislation has tightened regulation of the US financial system Read More...

View article
Lack of finance results in missed business opportunities for fifth of SMEs

Business Regulation Lack of finance results in missed business opportunities for fifth of SMEs

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Lack of finance results in missed business opportu...

The Aldermore Future Attitudes report highlights that 1.04m firms with under 250 employees have been affected by a lack of finance in the past 12 mont...

View article
Spring Budget 2017: Self-employed hit with Class 4 NICs rise

Business Regulation Spring Budget 2017: Self-employed hit with Class 4 NICs rise

5y Shereen Ali, Deputy Editor

Spring Budget 2017: Self-employed hit with Class 4...

One of the bigger announcements of the final Spring Budget is the raising of Class 4 NICs for the self-employed Read More...

View article
Spring Budget 2017: Hammond hints at business rates reform

Business Regulation Spring Budget 2017: Hammond hints at business rates reform

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Spring Budget 2017: Hammond hints at business rate...

More details are expected to be announced at the Autumn Budget this year, with consultations taking place before the next revaluation in 2022 Read Mor...

View article
Spring Budget 2017: Making Tax Digital

Business Regulation Spring Budget 2017: Making Tax Digital

5y Shereen Ali, Deputy Editor

Spring Budget 2017: Making Tax Digital

Unincorporated businesses under the VAT threshold given an extra year to prepare before MTD becomes mandatory Read More...

View article
Better together: Accountants, advisers and business protection for SME clients

Accounting Firms Better together: Accountants, advisers and business protection for SME clients

5y Emma Smith, Managing Editor

Better together: Accountants, advisers and busines...

Richard Kateley of Legal & General discusses the advantages of close cooperation between accountants and financial advisers Read More...

View article
1 2 3 16

Featured Jobs & Recruiters

View all jobs