The global body for professional accountants

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…

United Kingdom 3 Mar 2015

ACCA USA and Pace University Lubin School of Business Launch First ACCA Accreditation Programme at a U.S.-Based Higher Education Institution

ACCA and Pace University have announced a landmark partnership linking ACCA’s globally recognised qualification programme to both graduate and undergraduate coursework at the New York-based higher education institution, with campuses in the heart of New York City and suburban Westchester…

United States 2 Mar 2015

'Societas Unius Personae (SUP): what’s in it for SMEs?'

Main objectives of the proposal for a Directive on single-member private limited liability companies (SUP) welcomed, but safeguards needed, say experts…

Belgium 27 Feb 2015

ACCA, the global body for professional accountants, establishes an office in Tanzania

ACCA reaches landmark with opening its 92nd office …

Tanzania 25 Feb 2015
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