Good work

Robert Bruce finds that the Taylor Review of modern working practices clears up some of the received wisdom

Construction contracts

Ramesh Ruben Louis considers one of the key areas of revenue recognition - accounting for construction contracts

Taxman talk

Robert Bruce takes a look at HMRC's priorities

Take CARE

Ramesh Ruben Louis considers the new CARE approach - Comprehend, Apply and Report - in the Malaysia Code of Corporate Governance

Pitch invasion

Robert Bruce offers his views on recent HMRC scrutiny of football's tax affairs

EBITDoh!

Robert Bruce suggests that the jargon used by business isn't helpful

Cadbury 25 years on

Robert Bruce gives his views on the limitations of the Cadbury Code

Goodbye Mary-Jo

Robert Bruce's tribute to departing SEC chair Mary Jo White

The complexity conundrum

Robert Bruce on searching for the Holy Grail of simplifying accounting complexity

Challenges in accounting for bearer plants

Ramesh Ruben Louis talks about the amendments to IAS 16 and IAS 41 relating to bearer plants such as grape vines, rubber trees and oil palms

The quiet revolution taking place in auditor and corporate reporting

Robert Bruce on the quiet revolution taking place in auditor and corporate reporting

Key audit matters

Ramesh Ruben Louis talks about the features of one of the key areas of revision to the auditors’ report – Key Audit Matters – for periods ending on or after 15 December 2016

The Cadbury code

Robert Bruce looks back at the history of the Cadbury Code

The changing shape of the profession

Robert Bruce looks at the changes that are having an impact on the role of the accountant

Accounting for assets in the public sector - impairment of assets

Ramesh Ruben Louis' technical podcast on accounting for the impairment of assets in the public sector

The effect of regulation

Robert Bruce looks the effectiveness of principles over rules in improving corporate culture

MPERS - part one

Ramesh Ruben Louis' technical podcast on preparing to transition to Malaysia's Private Entity Reporting Standard (MPERS)

MPERS - part two

Ramesh Ruben Louis continues his short series on Malaysia's Private Entity Reporting Standard (MPERS). This podcast is on PPE transition exemptions.

MPERS - part three

Ramesh Ruben Louis talks about the 2015 amendments to MPERS

Taxation and tinkering politicians

Robert Bruce delves deeper into the complexity of tax

The EU's dim view

Robert Bruce looks back at the EU’s historical view of the accountancy profession

MFRS15

Ramesh Ruben Louis talks about revenue recognition

Auditor qualities

Robert Bruce talks about auditing being about understanding and not about the numbers

Corporate culture and boards according to the FRC

FRC's report on corporate culture is timely, with BHS in the spotlight. Robert Bruce asks in this context how to tame the corporate rogue