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European Parliament backs non-financial reporting deal

ACCA welcomes the endorsement of the non-financial reporting and diversity rules by the European Parliament…

Belgium 15 Apr 2014

New rules to improve shareholder engagement and corporate governance reporting

ACCA welcomes the company law and corporate governance package, adopted today by the European Commission …

Belgium 9 Apr 2014

The EU must place a greater emphasis on effective public financial management for the benefit of its citizens

The European Court of Auditors will have an ever increasing role to play when it comes to the effectiveness of EU public financial management, says an EU auditor’s essay in a report from ACCA…

Belgium 8 Apr 2014

Parliament brings the audit reform to its final stages

ACCA welcomes the endorsement of the audit package by the European Parliament …

Belgium 3 Apr 2014

New transparency rules for big undertakings

ACCA welcomes today’s endorsement by the European Parliament’s Legal Affairs (JURI) Committee of the agreed text on disclosure of non-financial and diversity information …

Belgium 20 Mar 2014

Budget 2014: Savings boost welcomed but fiscal drag is here to stay

Chancellor has missed his chance on stamp duty…

United Kingdom 19 Mar 2014

ACCA issues guidance to audit committees on how to enhance the quality of their reporting to shareholders

New guidance called Enhancing the value of the audit committee report published today by ACCA seeks to help corporate audit committees provide greater transparency about the relationship between corporate audit committees and the external auditors they commission…

United Kingdom 14 Mar 2014

EU’s continued funding is vital support for global standards, says accountancy body

ACCA welcomes the endorsement by the European Parliament of the proposed regulation for a Union programme in the field of financial reporting and auditing 2014-2020…

Belgium 13 Mar 2014

Now is the time to reform stamp duty, say accountants ahead of Budget

Chancellor urged to update tax system for the modern economy…

United Kingdom 11 Mar 2014

Pensioners face 55% tax penalty for saving too much

Public sector workers will be hit by ‘retirement tax’ Act now or pay later, says ACCA …

United Kingdom 6 Mar 2014
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