The global body for professional accountants

Rest of Britain lags behind London on internships as half of British firms state they have never employed an intern.

Clear geographical imbalance needs to be addressed in terms of paid internships says ACCA and Intern Aware as new YouGov survey shows the North, Midlands and East are England’s worst offenders…

United Kingdom 24 Mar 2015

Next 5 years of change in the NHS crucial to its survival, say leading healthcare experts in new report

Leading health policy and academic experts share their concerns, aspirations and hopes for the future of the NHS in a new collection of essays published today by The Smith Institute and ACCA …

United Kingdom 23 Mar 2015

ACCA reacts to ‘political budget from political Chancellor’

According to ACCA, this was a political Budget focused on a range of populist measures, as was to be expected this close to the General Election…

United Kingdom 18 Mar 2015

Towards a fairer and more transparent approach to taxation in the EU?

ACCA takes note of the publication of the first of two tax transparency packages promised by the EC and welcomes, in principle, the proposal to extend the automatic exchange of information on tax rulings with some reservations…

Belgium 18 Mar 2015

Latest HMRC statistics mask full cost of IR35 says ACCA

HMRC has today released its long awaited statistics on the cost to taxpayers of operating the controversial UK anti-avoidance measure But the information HMRC is able to give us only covers half the story, says ACCA …

United Kingdom 12 Mar 2015

ACCA calls for increase in gender diversity to boost business performance

New briefing paper emphasises value of gender diversity in business…

Global 11 Mar 2015

Raise National Insurance threshold to help low earners says ACCA ahead of next week's Budget

Call for Chancellor to take more action to help the lowest paid tops ACCA Budget wishlist, alongside promise of protections for vital public services…

United Kingdom 11 Mar 2015

ACCA celebrates International Women’s Day

Helen Brand OBE, ACCA’s chief executive offers recommendations for the future …

Global 9 Mar 2015

Government and business want more apprenticeships but parents haven’t bought in

New research reveals clear stereotype of apprenticeships…

United Kingdom 5 Mar 2015

ACCA welcomes National Insurance recommendations from the OTS as ‘crucial to future of UK plc’

Global Accountancy body ACCA has today, 3 March, welcomed proposals from the Office of Tax Simplification that look to tackle the complexities around whether someone is defined as employed or self-employed for tax purposes…

Global 3 Mar 2015
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