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Implementing the new audit reform: how to ensure the creation of a new vibrant market focused on quality

The challenge faced now by all stakeholders is implementing the new audit requirements in a consistent and constructive way …

Belgium 1 Oct 2014

Evaluating the impact of IFRS in the EU

Stakeholders discussed at the European Parliament the 6 main themes of the EC consultation on the impact of global accounting standards in Europe - the quality of IFRS, their costs and benefits in Europe, their enforcement and whether there should be changes to the IAS Regulation – and find that, although capable of improvement in a number of respects, IFRS are generally meeting their objectives in terms of capital markets…

Belgium 29 Sep 2014

Parties should ensure any tax change pledges are not just a popularity contest for the 2015 general election, says ACCA

Politicians face a simple choice – either raise taxes or help the taxman get the money he is owed…

United Kingdom 26 Sep 2014

Self-assessment deadline approaching

Deadline for paper returns is 31 October …

United Kingdom 22 Sep 2014

Child benefit claimants may need to register for self-assessment tax returns

The government’s changes to child benefit claims for any household with at least one person earning over £50,000 has resulted in many more people being required to register and complete self-assessment tax returns, and the deadline for registering is 5 October ACCA is warning today…

United Kingdom 22 Sep 2014

Helen Brand OBE, statement re:the Scottish Referendum

Helen Brand OBE, statement re:the Scottish Referendum …

United Kingdom 19 Sep 2014

Financial education for entrepreneurs: how to get it right?

Under the patronage of Othmar Karas, MEP Hotel Renaissance, rue du Parnasse, Brussels…

Belgium 12 Sep 2014

European Commission has the 'right structure and credentials for the challenges faced by the EU' says ACCA

Commenting on the reorganisation of the European Commission yesterday (10 September), Petros Fassoulas, Head of Public Affairs - Europe for ACCA said…

Europe 11 Sep 2014

Graduates urged to step up and drive small business growth

48 per cent of smaller practices planning to recruit…

United Kingdom 2 Sep 2014

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) responds to Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission report, Elitist Britain

Sarah Hathaway, head of ACCA UK: 'It’s a no-brainer to say this cosy elite needs to be opened up, and it is certainly something we support…

United Kingdom 28 Aug 2014
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