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Accountex presentation: New UK GAAP insights and solutions

The introduction of new UK GAAP presents a host of challenges for accounting professionals. This session provides insight into likely problem areas for those applying new UK GAAP for the first time and explains the information and technology available to help you achieve a smooth transition.

Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 26 May 2015 | Business Area: Accounting Standards

Webcast: The VAT Flat-rate Scheme for small businesses

This webcast provides an understanding of the basics of the scheme, but more importantly an awareness of the potential pitfalls and how to challenge HMRC in disputes about its operation. The webcast explains how the scheme operates including entry and exit rules and lots more.

Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 15 May 2015 | Business Area: VAT and Sales Tax

Rating: 9 people found this useful

FRS and its impact on iXBRL

This whitepaper looks at FRS and reviews its impact on iXBRL. How has moving away from accounting standards developed on a country by country basis to international standards, based on IFRS, affected UK businesses? The paper includes key dates and links for FRS 101 & 102 taxonomies.

Company: IRIS | Published: 27 April 2015 | Business Area: Financial Reporting

Rating: 3 people found this useful

The new rules on capital allowances

In this whitepaper, Neil Tipping CCH Senior Tax Consultant, looks at the rules affecting capital allowances on fixtures and fittings embedded in buildings.

Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 10 April 2015 | Business Area: Planning

Rating: 9 people found this useful

Preparing your practice for FRS 102 – key questions

Early preparation for the FRS 102 regime involves the financial reporting technical requirements, plus the time and cost impact on a firm’s resources and the risk involved in preparing clients for their conversion. This article highlights key questions to consider in preparation for the new FRSs.

Company: Sage Group Plc | Published: 10 February 2015 | Business Area: Financial Reporting

Rating: 4 people found this useful

Streamlining and Securing Client Communication

Accountants are in a trusted position; handling sensitive personal information for their clients on a daily basis and legally are obliged to protect their clients' data. This paper studies how accountants can use a document portal to ensure secure client communication and data protection compliance.

Company: Lindenhouse | Published: 09 February 2015 | Business Area: Practice Management

Key Changes to UK GAAP

This article outlines some of the more notable differences between UK GAAP and FRS 102. FRS 102 requires more financial instruments to be recognised on the balance sheet and the treatment of fair value fluctuations for investment property are also accounted for differently under FRS 102.

Company: Sage Group Plc | Published: 06 February 2015 | Business Area: Financial Reporting

Rating: 13 people found this useful

New infographic: FRS 101 & 102 is here

Are you ready for the new standards? Have you learnt the lingo? Will your profits change? What's your plan of action? New infographic from IRIS summarises the impact of new UK GAAP compliance and links to resources for additional help.

Company: IRIS | Published: 27 January 2015 | Business Area: Financial Reporting

Rating: 12 people found this useful

Demystifying compliance - for accountants in business

A look at the impact of iXBRL, RTI, AE, and changes to IFRS and UK GAAP on accountants in business. This whitepaper reviews developments in the compliance landscape. It also includes some tips for easing what otherwise threatens to be an escalating burden on busy corporate finance professionals.

Company: IRIS | Published: 22 January 2015 | Business Area: Planning

Rating: 4 people found this useful

Are you FRS-ready?

With new reporting standards for small and medium entities in the UK now well underway, a recently published IRIS whitepaper considers the impact of new UK GAAP legislation on accountants in business and in practice. The paper also offers a plan of action for keeping ahead of FRS 101 and 102.

Company: IRIS | Published: 12 January 2015 | Business Area: Financial Reporting

Rating: 13 people found this useful

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