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Are EU Member States ready for the CCCTB?

  • Published: 28 Nov 2016

The European Commission (EC) is re-launching the plan to establish a common EU tax base and to harmonise corporate tax systems within the single.... read more

Comment: Accountants and tax dodging

  • Published: 22 Nov 2016

Accountants and financial advisors could soon face more penalties for helping clients avoid paying tax. Aziz Rahman, founder of business crime.... read more

Comment: The Changing Dynamics of Accountancy Worldwide

  • Published: 18 Nov 2016

David Chitty, international accounting & audit director at Crowe Horwath International, was scheduled to be a panelist at The Accountant &.... read more

Analysis: The whispers disappear but the whirlwind remains

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 16 Nov 2016

The IAPA and Allinial talks had very much been the talk in town since the two organisations had announced they were looking at merging. Months of.... read more

Comment: a subtle amendment in South African corporate governance code gives credence to the major shift that the new Code is introducing.

  • Published: 3 Nov 2016

Kerry Jenkins, lead director of corporate governance, head of regulatory and compliance services at KPMG in South Africa, gives his view on the.... read more

USA professionals on presidential election: “Embarrassing, uninspiring, poisonous, the best of the worth”

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 2 Nov 2016

In less than a week the USA will choose its next president. For the last two years, the republican and democrat nominations followed by the.... read more

Comment: We have made history together – thank you!

  • Published: 1 Nov 2016

In this final blog as IIRC Chief Executive, Paul Druckman reflects on the scale and pace of change that the movement has been instrumental in.... read more

“We need fewer stronger member firms in the Deloitte Global network” says Deloitte UK’s Thorne

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 31 Oct 2016

Sharon Thorne, managing partner global for Deloitte UK, explains to Vincent Huck why Deloitte Northern European firms have decided to merge and how.... read more

“The boundaries imposed by the Big Four are coming down”, Jason Parker

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 28 Oct 2016

As Parker Randall UK announces the merger with Streets Chartered Accountant and the rebranding of its international association, Jason Parker, CEO.... read more

Will auditors be out of a job tomorrow?

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 28 Oct 2016

Following their presentation at The Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin annual conference, Sue Almond, head of audit and assurance at.... read more

In search of trust and relevance

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 28 Oct 2016

International Accounting Bulletin and sister publication The Accountant held their annual conference in October. The day event was attended by.... read more

Comment: More than life or death

  • Published: 28 Oct 2016

True business professionals are like diehard sports fans, writes Graeme Gordon, Executive Director, Praxity Global Alliance. read more

Editor's letter: Trust’s all folks!

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 27 Oct 2016

So this is farewell. This is my last editorial as I move on to pastures new (a great title called Responsible Investor) after almost five eventful.... read more

Comment: Home is where the heart is

  • Published: 13 Oct 2016

An enforced ‘detox’ can work wonders in professional services, Graeme Gordon, executive director, Praxity Global Alliance, writes. read more

Deloitte UK’s appointment of Dave Hartnett epitomises revolving doors disgrace: Private Eye journalists’ parliamentary testimony

  • Author: Carlos Martin Tornero
  • Published: 12 Oct 2016

The appointment in 2013 of Dave Hartnett, former permanent secretary for tax at HMRC, to work for Deloitte UK was described as “disgraceful” by Ian.... read more

Paul Kazarian’s acceptance speech for the William Pitt the Younger Award

  • Published: 10 Oct 2016

Investor and philanthropist Paul B. Kazarian received a special editors’ award from The Accountant and International Accounting Bulletin during the.... read more

Editor's letter: You can’t teach an old dog new tricks

  • Author: Vincent Huck
  • Published: 3 Oct 2016

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Difficulties to overcome post-coup in Turkey

  • Published: 30 Sep 2016

While Russian sanctions and the failed coup have impacted Turkish accounting firms and their clients over the past 12 months, longer-term concerns.... read more

Comment: From threat to opportunity

  • Published: 29 Sep 2016

Now is the time to benefit from Brexit, says Graeme Gordon, Executive Director of Praxity Global Alliance.I shouldn’t really be talking about.... read more

Comment: Human rights compliance – the new benchmark to measure business performance?

  • Published: 26 Sep 2016

What, these days, is the benchmark for outstanding companies? Is it their annual results and profit margins, positioning within the FTSE 100 or.... read more


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