Bentley Jennison partner takes million pound goodwill dispute to court

Accounting Firms Bentley Jennison partner takes million pound goodwill dispute to court

11y Rachael Singh, Writer

Bentley Jennison partner takes million pound goodw...

Former RSM Bentley Jennison partner Paul Castledine are set to meet in the High Court over a goodwill Read More...

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HMRC powers come under scrutiny

Administration HMRC powers come under scrutiny

11y Jaimie Kaffash, Writer

HMRC powers come under scrutiny

Judge, jury and executioner: Experts warn that firms could be destroyed after ruling on HMRC power to remove tax agent status Read More...

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Ex-partners sue Mazars for £140,000

Legal Ex-partners sue Mazars for £140,000

11y Rachael Singh, Writer

Ex-partners sue Mazars for £140,000

Three former Mazars partners are suing the firm for a collective amount of £139,215 plus £777 interest Read More...

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Two Madoff employees charged with false accounting

Legal Two Madoff employees charged with false accounting

11y Paul Grant, Writer

Two Madoff employees charged with false accounting

Annette Bongiornio and JoAnn Crupi charged with misleading investors over Madoff Ponzi scheme Read More...

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Accountancy’s Sisyphean challenge

Legal Accountancy’s Sisyphean challenge

11y Charles Evans

Accountancy’s Sisyphean challenge

Accountants fight for privilege is an uphill battle with no end in sight Read More...

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EU audit proposals full of contradictions

Audit EU audit proposals full of contradictions

11y Matthew Lawson

EU audit proposals full of contradictions

Michel Barnier’s green paper on audit reform would increase risks for auditors, but remains silent on the issue of liability, argues Matthew Lawson R...

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Telling the future for audit

Audit Telling the future for audit

12y Steve Maslin

Telling the future for audit

Firm ideas need to emerge on the future direction of audit, and liability should not become a stumbling block in achieving this aim Read More...

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Negligence cases start to rise sharply

Company News Negligence cases start to rise sharply

12y Gavin Hinks, Writer

Negligence cases start to rise sharply

High Court Chancery Division sees 13 negligence cases against accountants, more than in any of the previous four years Read More...

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High Court win for HMRC on offshore scheme

Administration High Court win for HMRC on offshore scheme

12y Accountancy Age, Reporters

High Court win for HMRC on offshore scheme

IT contractor fails in application for judicial review Read More...

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Liability claims set to surge

Audit Liability claims set to surge

12y Mario Christodoulou, Writer

Liability claims set to surge

Liability claims may rocket as victims of fraud turn to auditors for help Read More...

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PwC returns to court to fight for Lehmans plan

Business Recovery PwC returns to court to fight for Lehmans plan

12y Paul Grant, Writer

PwC returns to court to fight for Lehmans plan

Firm appeals for plan to distribute money to creditors faster Read More...

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Tax debt forces John Barnes into bankruptcy

Legal Tax debt forces John Barnes into bankruptcy

12y Rachael Singh, Writer

Tax debt forces John Barnes into bankruptcy

HMRC has petitioned for the ex-England footballer John Barnes to enter bankruptcy Read More...

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Video: New expert witness rules

Corporate Governance Video: New expert witness rules

12y rumo, Writer

Video: New expert witness rules

Accountants' reputation at risk if they take the witness stand unprepared Read More...

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Audio: New expert witness rules

Corporate Governance Audio: New expert witness rules

12y rumo, Writer

Audio: New expert witness rules

Accountants' reputation at risk if they take the witness stand unprepared Read More...

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Court winds up kitchen company run by accountant

Business Recovery Court winds up kitchen company run by accountant

12y David Jetuah, Reporter

Court winds up kitchen company run by accountant

Investigation finds In the Box, run by Philip Nigel Hill, appeared to be trading while insolvent and was using customer deposits to finance its ongoin...

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KPMG forced to pay £45,000 in discrimination case

Accounting Firms KPMG forced to pay £45,000 in discrimination case

13y Rachael Singh, Writer

KPMG forced to pay £45,000 in discrimination case

Employment tribunal judge finds claim by dyslexic former KPMG employee for unlawful discrimination is well founded. Read More...

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PwC pays out £750 in employment tribunal

Accounting Firms PwC pays out £750 in employment tribunal

13y Rachael Singh, Writer

PwC pays out £750 in employment tribunal

Hurt feelings case costs PricewaterhouseCoopers £750 plus legal fees Read More...

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Testing the water

Audit Testing the water

13y James Herbert

Testing the water

Limiting liability has failed to open up the audit market to smaller firms Read More...

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PwC dealt Lehmans payback blow by High Court

Business Recovery PwC dealt Lehmans payback blow by High Court

13y David Jetuah, Reporter

PwC dealt Lehmans payback blow by High Court

High Court rules it cannot endorse PwC proposal to speed up the return of assets to creditors, but firm says it may appeal Read More...

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Deloitte valuation of Woolworths deal goes to court

Business Recovery Deloitte valuation of Woolworths deal goes to court

13y Accountancy Age, Reporters

Deloitte valuation of Woolworths deal goes to cour...

High Court judge to settle dispute over Deloitte's valuation of BBC joint venture with failed retailer Read More...

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Rank Group wins £62m VAT appeal

Corporate Tax Rank Group wins £62m VAT appeal

13y Judith Tydd, Writer

Rank Group wins £62m VAT appeal

Landmark ruling could see leisure industry recoup £500m Read More...

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BDO wins High Court battle with HMRC over commission VAT

Corporate Tax BDO wins High Court battle with HMRC over commission VAT

13y Paul Grant, Writer

BDO wins High Court battle with HMRC over commissi...

BDO and client Insurancewide win appeal to avoid paying VAT on internet-based insurance commissions Read More...

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