ACCA - The global body for professional accountants

New EC proposal on standard VAT return form: a welcome step towards simplified - and hopefully enhanced – cross-border trade for businesses

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) welcomes today’s publication of the European Commission (EC)’s proposal to standardise VAT reporting obligations across all 28 EU Member States, as announced in the 2011 strategy for the future of VAT in Europe …

Europe 23 Oct 2013

ACCA report shows that public sector finance chiefs are rising to the challenge of austerity, but are measures delivering long-term sustainability and value for money?

The public sector appears to be rising to the challenge of Government austerity measures, according to public authority finance experts, but many of the strategies being developed might not be sustainable or result in long-term value for money…

United Kingdom 23 Oct 2013

Accountancy academic and special adviser is appointed for second term to European Banking Authorities (EBA) Banking Stakeholder group

Professor Robin Jarvis, Special Adviser to global body for professional accountants ACCA, has been appointed to the European Banking Authorities Banking Stakeholder group for a second term…

Global 22 Oct 2013

Banking Union: towards a solid and sustainable integrated financial framework?

ACCA President debate shows general support for the Banking Union, while acknowledging serious challenges ahead…

Europe 18 Oct 2013

Technology advances mean the accountancy profession must adapt to thrive

Cyber security costs and complexity will increase…

Global 16 Oct 2013

Markets failing to account for future impact of carbon budget constraints

Assets at risk of impairment need to be identified by relating expected revenues to carbon emissions levels…

Global 16 Oct 2013

Careers advice failing to discuss options with school leavers

New research from ACCA shows little communication about alternatives to university…

United Kingdom 15 Oct 2013

Highlights of the Council meetings held on 19 September 2013

Council held a meeting on the morning of 19 September 2013 at which it considered a number of important issues …

Global 10 Oct 2013

eHealth: towards improving patient safety, increasing clinical accountability and addressing information governance

e-Health: towards improving patient safety, increasing clinical accountability and addressing information governance…

Global 9 Oct 2013
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