Finance Act 2014
This article summarises the changes made by the UK Finance Act 2014, and is relevant to those sitting Paper FTX (UK) in either June or December 2015.
This article is written to assist candidates in approaching and succeeding in Question 2 of Paper FTX. It covers the common areas of corporation tax and highlights the common errors and pitfalls made by those taking the exam.
Adjustment of profit
Relevant to Paper FTX (IRL)
This article looks at the change of approach in relation to the adjustment of profits questions for both income and corporation tax for Paper FTX (IRL), which is effective from the June 2015 exam sitting.
Exam changes from February 2014 to August 2015
The article summarises the rationale for the latest qualification developments to the Foundation level and Knowledge papers, indicating which syllabuses are affected and when, outlining specifically which areas are being amended.
How to answer multiple-choice questions
Answering MCQs successfully requires you to develop a range of skills and exam techniques. Taking the steps set out in this article will help you to maximise your marks.
This article considers the benefits of computer-based exams (CBEs), highlights the points that you need to be aware of when completing ACCA's current CBEs, and looks at the different types of questions.
Five steps to multiple-choice success
A five-step approach to answering multiple-choice questions.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2015