Legal and Regulation
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Legal and Regulation
Deputy Editor of Accountancy Age, Richard Crump, considers how accountants can ease the compliance burden through collaboration with their clients and looks at how software can help.
Company: Sage Group Plc | Published: 18 October 2013 | Business Area: Accounting Standards
With new reporting standards for small and medium entities in the UK coming down the line, a recently published IRIS whitepaper considers how the impact of FRS 101 and 102 on accountants in business and in practice. The paper also offers a plan of action as the countdown to FRS 101 and 102 begins.
Company: IRIS | Published: 18 October 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
UCIS aren't subject to the same restrictions as other investment vehicles, and even though a scheme isn't authorised, advising on or managing the schemes remains a regulated activity. This whitepaper uncovers complex investment schemes, detailing the risks and impact of making such an investment.
Company: Rebus Group | Published: 23 September 2013 | Business Area: Practice Management
Many businesses are missing out on millions of pounds of tax allowances and your clients could be among them. Focusing on the impending Finance Act 2014, Neil Tipping explains what the new rules mean and how you can ensure that your clients don't miss out on their tax allowances.
Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 11 September 2013 | Business Area: Planning
The Finance Bill proposed to legislate for the provisions announced in Budget 2013 and introduces some new measures. The following guidance note, from TolleyGuidance, shows the practical effects of the new IHT provisions in Finance Bill 2013.
Company: Tolley | Published: 04 September 2013 | Business Area: Accounting Standards
The new UK GAAP in the form of FRS 102 and related standards will be mandatory for accounts periods commencing no later than 1 January 2015. This whitepaper examines the main issues and answers some of the key questions, including the scope of the changes and issues likely to cause difficulties.
Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 05 August 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) are designed to be a common global ‘language’ for business. They are progressively replacing the many different national accounting standards and this guide outlines IFRS and what it could mean for you.
Company: IRIS | Published: 02 August 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
In March 2013, The Government released the ‘Above the Line’ legislation for claiming R&D Tax Relief. This briefing note details the key points of the scheme. Topics covered include who will benefit, changes in final legislation and how ATL works.
Company: Innovation Plus | Published: 16 July 2013 | Business Area: Corporation Tax
Our June Taxflash discusses changes to the rules on the taxation of loans made by close companies to their participators, which were introduced in the Finance Bill 2013 and took effect from Budget Day, 20 March 2013.
Company: UHY Hacker Young Group | Published: 27 June 2013 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation
Whether you plan to adopt FRS 102 early or at its mandatory effective date, you will need to consider the tax implications arising on transition and on an on-going basis thereafter. Download this article for additional information
Company: Baker Tilly | Published: 19 June 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
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