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Overview

An ACCA professional courses event

ACCOUNTING STANDARDS UPDATE  
KEY FEATURES

• FRSSE Update and refresher
• changes to UK GAAP affecting 2014 period ends
• developments in Company Law affecting financial reporting
• review of the new SORPs following the issue of FRS 102
• transition to FRS 100-102/FRSSE 2015 – progress to date and issues for transition
• likely developments in Accounting Standards in the next few years.
LECTURERS
Charles Gubbins BSc CA, Head of faculty, Kaplan Hawksmere
John Selwood ACA, Lecturer and consultant

AUTO-ENROLMENT 
KEY FEATURES  

• what is auto-enrolment and why is it important?
• the basic structure of the regime
• staging dates
• the obligations on the employer
• categorising employees and managing record keeping
• consideration of pension regimes that can be used
• how does this affect existing pension arrangements?
LECTURERS
Ros Martin CTA, Consultant and lecturer
Darren Leiser FCCA, Consultant and lecturer

TAX PLANNING FOR THE FAMILY COMPANY 
KEY FEATURES

• current tax planning for the family company
• Tax and NIC efficient extraction of funds
• CGT entrepreneurs' relief on the share sale
• CGT, IHT and stamp duty planning
• Tax relief for company expenditure
• rewarding the family members
• R&D planning
• practical case studies
• general overview.
LECTURER
Tim Palmer CTA ATT, Director, Palmer Training Limited

ACCOUNTANTS AND THE LAW
KEY FEATURES  

• the key legal and ethical issues affecting accountants in the area of financial crime
• overview of the new UK regulatory and crime-fighting framework
• the risk-based approach and what this means in practice for accountants
• summary of anti-money laundering threats and the requirements of accountants under the law and regulations 
• review of the critical sections of The Bribery Act 2010
• the “adequate procedures” needed under The Bribery Act 2010
• the role of auditors in the prevention and detection of fraud
• analysis of recent cases.  
LECTURER
Steve Giles MA Oxon ACA, Partner, Highview Consultants 

COST DETAILS

One entry 135 GBP each
Two entries 123 GBP each
Three or more entries 109 GBP each

BOOKING DETAILS

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Location


Holiday Inn Bristol
Filton, Filton Road
Hambrook
Bristol
BS16 1QX

Agenda


Date: 01 November 2014
Start Time: 09:30 GMT
Duration: 1 day
CPD Units: 7