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Succession planning key as firms look to grow - Accountancy Age

<b>THE MAJORITY OF ACCOUNTANCY FIRMS</b> say succession planning is now more important than before the recession.<p>Three-quarters of HR directors believed …

Accountant jailed for £95,000 VAT fraud - Accountancy Age

<b>AN ACCOUNTANT FROM NORTH DEVON</b> has been jailed for a £95,000 VAT fraud.<p>Robert Leonard Carpenter pleaded guilty after he was caught when HMRC became …

Finance

Extended audit and audit committee reports produce varied results - Accountancy Age

<b>IT IS A RARE</b> feat to introduce regulation that keeps investors, companies and account preparers happy but it seems the FRC’s extended audit committee …

More than 5 million caught by tax miscalculations - Accountancy Age

<b>AROUND 5.5 MILLION PEOPLE</b> have paid the wrong amount of tax, with a significant number facing further payments to HM Revenue & Customs in order to …

Bank audits not up to scratch, finds FRC - Accountancy Age

<b>THE BIG FOUR</b> accountancy firms that vet the books of Britain’s banks and building societies have been criticised by the profession’s regulator for …

Pensioners lose nearly third of income to tax - Accountancy Age

<b>MOST PENSIONERS</b> end up paying around 30% of their modest incomes to HM Revenue & Customs, according to a report released today, <i>City AM</i> reports.<p>Life …

KPMG increases lead as most prolific stock market auditor - Accountancy Age

<b>KPMG</b> has increased its ‘lead’ as the auditor of the most stock market clients, according to the latest statistics from Adviser Rankings.<p>The Big Four …

More firms planning to recruit senior staff from rivals - Accountancy Age

<b>THE NUMBER</b> of accountancy firms contemplating poaching senior staff and their teams from their rivals has more than doubled in the last year, rising …

ICAEW financials improve but falls short on student numbers - Accountancy Age

<b>STRONGER FINANCIALS</b> and membership numbers were achieved by the ICAEW in 2013, but the institute has failed to hit two of its key student number …

BDO appoints 14 new partners - Accountancy Age

<b>FOURTEEN PARTNERS</b> have been appointed at BDO, across the firm’s core accounting, tax and advisory lines.<p>The promotions follow more than a year on …

Corrupt accountants targeted by new serious crime bill - Accountancy Age

<b>CORRUPT ACCOUNTANTS</b>, lawyers and other professionals who assist organised criminal gangs have been targeted by a new bill announced by the Home …

FRC: True and fair overrides accounting standards - Accountancy Age

<b>THE TRUE AND FAIR</b> accounting concept should be used to override compliance with reporting standards in exceptional circumstances, the UK’s reporting …

101 things to do in London

The best things to do in London<p>1<p>RBG Kew<p>Attractions, Parks and gardens<p>Wander around Temperate House in Kew Gardens<p>Kew<p>The return of the newly restored …

BNP Paribas faces fine of more than $10bn in US sanctions investigation

BNP Paribas, France's biggest bank, is reported to be facing a fine of more than $10bn (£6bn) to settle allegations that it violated US sanctions against Iran and other countries.<p>The US justice department is pushing the bank to plead guilty to the charges and pay one of the biggest penalties ever …

HMRC crackdown generates record £24bn yield - Accountancy Age

<b>AN HM REVENUE & CUSTOMS CRACKDOWN</b> on tax avoidance and evasion has brought in an additional £23.9bn to the public purse.<p>The haul marks HMRC’s highest …

London ranked best financial capital in the world

<b>LONDON</b> has knocked New York off top spot as an international centre for business, finance and culture, according to a report by PwC.<p>According to the …

SEC suspends ex-Deloitte risk officer over audit work - Accountancy Age

<b>A FORMER</b> Deloitte chief risk officer has been suspended from auditing public companies for two years after settling allegations he violated auditor …

KPMG's audit discovers Portugese bank irregularities - Accountancy Age

<b>AN AUDIT</b> by KPMG of Portugese financial giant Espirito Santo International (ESI) has found it is in a “serious financial condition”.<p>In a US …

Nick Hood: Insolvency pros face revolution in working practices - Accountancy Age

<b>INSOLVENCY SPECIALISTS</b> must adapt or die, with a new regulatory framework set to create a revolution in working practices, one of the profession’s …

US pivotal to OECD tax plan - Accountancy Age

<b>IT’S BECOMING</b> increasingly apparent that the OECD’s plan to reduce tax base erosion and profit-shifting, as laudable as it is, is hugely reliant on …

PwC replaces KPMG as Bunzl auditors

<b>BUNZL</b> has said that PwC will replace its long term auditors KPMG after the FTSE 100 outsourcing group conducted its first audit tender in 28 years.<p>In …

Dixons' CFO to lead finance in Carphone Warehouse merger

<b>HUMPHREY SINGER</b> will lead the finance function of the merged Dixons and Carphone Warehouse business.<p>Singer has been lined up as group CFO of the …

The Practitioner: Doing time with clients - Accountancy Age

<b>IT’S BEEN</b> an extremely busy past couple of weeks in our practice, with a lot of my time spent on the road.<p>I have been up and down the country …

Why hostile bids are rare (or not allowed at all)

<b>ARE THE GLOVES</b> about to come off? It’s a question many are asking, as interest around the proposed takeover of UK-based AstraZeneca by Pfizer …

Former Vodafone CFO Halford joins Standard Chartered

<b>FORMER VODAFONE CFO</b> Andy Halford is to take the top finance post at investment bank Standard Chartered.<p>Halford helped build Vodafone into one of the …

PwC replaces KPMG as Bunzl auditors - Accountancy Age

<b>BUNZL</b> has said that PwC will replace its long term auditors KPMG after the FTSE 100 outsourcing group conducted its first audit tender in 28 years.<p>In …

Student Loan Interest Rates to Rise With Treasury 10-Year Note

College students in the U.S. who take out federal loans are likely to see interest rates jump -- potentially by a percentage point or more -- in the …

Ex-Deloitte VAT expert joins Jeffreys Henry - Accountancy Age

<b>JEFFREYS HENRY</b>, the London-based accountancy firm, has appointed Daphne Hemingway as its new specialist VAT partner.<p>Hemingway, the first female …

Poker-Playing JPMorgan VIX Trader Wien Joining Och-Ziff

Jeremy Wien, JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s head VIX trader and a competitive poker player, is joining hedge fund Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC.<p>Wien, …

Traders Denied M&A Payday as Firms Use Cash: Currencies

It’s getting tougher for currency traders to catch a break.<p>After investigations into alleged rate-fixing and central-bank stimulus that pushed …