ACCA welcomes delay of ‘controversial’ tax measures

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has welcomed the government’s decision to drop Making Tax Digital (MTD) legislation from today’s finance bill, which will be the last to be debated in the Commons before Parliament adjourns for the General Election…

Global 25 Apr 2017

ACCA celebrates the Future CFO 2017 winner

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has announced the winner of its prestigious undergraduate of the year Future CFO (chief financial officer) competition for 2017, in association with TARGETjobs…

Europe 24 Apr 2017

Business must lead the way towards a more sustainable future

In this month's City AM column, Helen Brand OBE discusses the role accountants can play in tackling climate change…

United Kingdom 20 Apr 2017

Snap election must lead to Making Tax Digital deferral, says ACCA

Responding to the announcement that Prime Minister Theresa May is seeking to call a snap General Election, Chas Roy-Chowdhury, head of tax at ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has urged a delay in implementation of HMRC’s Making Tax Digital strategy…

United Kingdom 19 Apr 2017

ACCA identifies top three themes for Industrial Strategy success

In response to the Government’s call for evidence on the Industrial Strategy Green Paper, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has identified three top themes which will be vital for the success…

United Kingdom 19 Apr 2017

ACCA exam results issued for the first exam session for 2017

ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) announces the pass rates in the March 2017 exam sitting …

Global 19 Apr 2017

Policymakers must return to the principles of business law as they navigate Brexit

As UK policymakers begin to detach laws and regulations from those of the European Union, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has published guidance on the key principles on which business law must be based According to ACCA’s Four tenets of business law, released today, these are: …

Global 18 Apr 2017

Integrated reporting supports better business performance and stakeholder relationships, but there is room for improvement

Integrated reporting supports better business performance and stakeholder relationships, but there is room for improvement The adoption of Integrated Reporting, or , can be challenging but it generates tangible organisational, reputational and commercial benefits, according to adopters The Insights into Integrated Reporting report published by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) draws together a review of 41 corporate reports from around the world with interview commentary from some of their preparers …

Global 13 Apr 2017

UK business confidence boost as Brexit begins, finds global economic survey

UK business confidence rebounded in the quarter ahead of the triggering of Article 50, according to Global Economic Conditions Survey released today…

United Kingdom 12 Apr 2017

Simplicity must be focus in new era of Scottish taxation, warns ACCA

As Scotland embarks upon a new era of devolved tax powers, ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has warned that maintaining simplicity must be the main priority for Holyrood…

Scotland 6 Apr 2017
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