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Change in practice on UK VAT treatment of contract terminations

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 23 Sep 2020

UK VAT is payable on most early contract termination and cancellation fees, the UK's HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has announced in a change to its.... read more

FinCen Files may affect long term relationships and Brexit negotiations

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 23 Sep 2020

The UK’s plans to reform the register of company information to clamp down on fraud and money laundering following the release of the FinCen files.... read more

Struggling sectors should not need to wait to receive vital support

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 23 Sep 2020

Andrew Harding, FCMA, CGMA, Chief Executive, Management Accounting at CIMA urges the government to step up on extending and supporting financial.... read more

August personal and corporate insolvency statistics

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 16 Sep 2020

R3 President Colin Haig responds to 15 September 2020 publication of the August corporate and personal insolvency statistics for England and Wales:. read more

Leading from afar: lessons from Covid-19 and the future of work

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 16 Sep 2020

At the start of 2020, the option of working from home was a perk largely available to a relative few. But the evidence that remote working is not.... read more

CFO-CIO collaboration to navigate the Covid landscape

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 16 Sep 2020

It is no surprise that CFOs are under pressure to dissect company spend; however, the explosion of data enables us to pinpoint areas that need.... read more

Clients’ challenges for selling their business

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 16 Sep 2020

Many are wondering if the UK businesses sale market and process will continue this year due to Covid-19. This applies to people looking to sell,.... read more

Could Covid-19 make virtual reality mainstream?

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 16 Sep 2020

While experiencing work during lockdown, Jonathan Berry, European practice director at Expressworks, turned his thoughts to the opportunities.... read more

August 2020 personal and corporate insolvency statistics

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 15 Sep 2020

R3 President Colin Haig responds to 15 September 2020 publication of the August corporate and personal insolvency statistics for England and Wales:. read more

Business Interruption Insurance - businesses must now pay attention

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 15 Sep 2020

Commenting on the decision made by the High Court on 15 September 2020 on the landmark Business Interruption Insurance case, Rafi Saville, forensic.... read more

Embracing digital is key to transforming work experience for accountants

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 26 Aug 2020

New ways of working will accelerate a move towards digitisation and promote careers that are intellectually stretching and driven by a renewed.... read more

Audit Analytics: transparency reports across Europe

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 26 Aug 2020

More than six months have passed since the Brydon Review announced its recommendation to create a more transparent audit profession. In the wake of.... read more

No plans to return to the office for millions of staff

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 26 Aug 2020

As a third of workers feel returning will negatively impact their mental health, how can managers and team leaders help their staff return safely?.... read more

Capital Gains Tax may be reviewed by Chancellor

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 24 Aug 2020

Simon Denton, Tax Partner at Milsted Langdon, has reacted to growing reports that the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, may seek to review the Capital Gains.... read more

Digital Accounting Forum 2020 & Awards Presenter ACCA

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 20 Aug 2020

Zoya Malik, Group Editor, International Accounting Bulletin and The Accountant caught up with Narayanan Vaidyanathan Head of Business Insights,.... read more

Ethics, expertise and connectivity – the true value of the profession at a time of turbulence

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 17 Aug 2020

Maggie McGhee, ACCA’s executive director – governance, explains why ethics and professionalism are hyper-relevant in these disruptive times. read more

Could mandatory joint audit be next in South Africa’s anti-corruption drive?

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 10 Aug 2020

In President Cyril Ramaphosa’s latest address to the nation, the clampdown on COVID-19 corruption emerged as a strong theme, with 36 investigations.... read more

BoE unemployment estimate puts Chancellor in dilemma

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 7 Aug 2020

Targeted support to sustain viable business alongside a strong job creation policy are the best route available to keep unemployment rates as low.... read more

New Covid 19 restrictions in August may impact business

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 7 Aug 2020

Andrew Harding, FCMA, CGMA, Chief Executive, Management Accounting, The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants comments. read more

How will the impact of the 'Eat out to help out' scheme affect the hospitality sector?

  • Author: Zoya Malik
  • Published: 5 Aug 2020

The government scheme aimed at boosting restaurants and pubs post-lockdown began this week with UK diners being able to get 50% off eat-in food and.... read more


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