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Budget 2012 – ACCA responds to Treasury Select Committee’s views

ACCA today welcomes the Treasury Select Committee’s analysis of the 2012 Budget, asserting that their report’s findings bring a much needed critical oversight of the policies announced in March …

United Kingdom 18 Apr 2012

New finance website offers free advice to small businesses

ACCA and Barclays have joined forces to launch a new website offering free, impartial financial advice to small businesses across the UK …

United Kingdom 10 Apr 2012

ACCA welcomes IFAC’s Forum to address the global challenges faced by small business and their advisors

Support is offered by ACCA to IFAC’s Small and Medium Practices Forum, which is working to tackle the challenges and opportunities Small and Medium Enterprises and Small and Medium Practices face in an ever-changing global operating environment…

Global 4 Apr 2012

Employers could face paying a security charge to HM Revenue & Customs for PAYE or NICs

The start of the new tax year – 6 April 2012 - sees HM Revenue & Customs take on new powers that enables it to ask employers to pay a security where there is a serious risk that they won’t pay over their PAYE deductions or Class 1 National Insurance Contributions…

United Kingdom 3 Apr 2012
Global 2 Apr 2012

The economic governance challenge in the EU: striking the right balance between discipline, accountability, growth and solidarity

Politicians, accountants and finance experts from both the public and private sectors gathered recently at a high level event organised by ACCA as part of its President’s Debates, hosted by ACCA’s President Dean Westcott …

Europe 29 Mar 2012

A streamlined Financial Reporting Council welcomed by global accountancy body

ACCA today welcomes the changes to the structure and operation of the Financial Reporting Council, announced jointly by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills and the FRC…

Global 28 Mar 2012

A Budget for everyone? Time will tell, says ACCA

The Chancellor’s aims of closing tax loopholes and cracking down on tax avoidance is welcomed by ACCA today…

United Kingdom 21 Mar 2012
Global 21 Mar 2012

National Loan Guarantee Scheme – ACCA welcomes the way ahead

The government’s announcement today (20 March) of the National Loan Guarantee Scheme is welcomed by ACCA as it could provide an attractive option for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) looking to access finance for their business needs …

United Kingdom 20 Mar 2012