In line with the EU Accounting Directive it's likely that the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills will propose an increase in the audit exemption thresholds. What impact will this have on audit professionals in the UK? Will fee income from audit work decline? CCH's paper investigates...
Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 21 October 2014 | Business Area: Practice Management
Does arriving at an audit site with an iPad or laptop, rather than a hefty paper manual, sound appealing? Online auditing allows you to conduct secure, efficient audits without the need for any paper at all. This webinar focuses on the UK’s first cloud audit solution, IRIS OpenAudit.
Company: IRIS | Published: 13 December 2013 | Business Area: Finance and Accounting
This case study see’s how St Mary Magdalene Academy selects Real Asset Management's asset accounting and integrated barcode tracking solution to manage £41 million worth of assets.
Company: Real Asset Management | Published: 11 June 2013 | Business Area: Enterprise Accounting Software
In 2012, the Committee of Public Accounts investigated why some multinational companies pay little corporation tax. Following concerns about the role of tax advisors, we took evidence from Deloitte, Ernst and Young, KPMG, and PwC to understand more about the nature of the tax advice they provide.
Company: Committee of Public Accounts | Published: 29 April 2013 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation
Produced by the Competition Commission, this provisional report investigates the supply of statutory audit services to large UK companies. The report looks into the factors which inhibit companies switching auditors and the implications of auditors prioritising the needs of senior management.
Company: Competition Commission | Published: 22 February 2013 | Business Area: Audit and Assurance
British Airways is one of the world’s largest and longest established international airlines. In response to changing accounting standards and evolving financial reporting requirements, BA needed to overhaul its external reporting processes. This case study examines BA's investment in FSR software... view abstract
Company: IBM | Published: 30 January 2013 | Business Area: Financial Reporting
This is Mazars' response to the interim report of the Market Participants Group "Choice in the UK Audit Market". The group was convened by the Financial Reporting Council to advise on the risks arising from the highly concentrated market for audit services to UK public interest entities.
Company: Mazars | Published: 22 November 2012 | Business Area: Audit and Assurance
Following an ICAEW audit registration committee review, auditors are no longer able to have any direct involvement in the preparation of the tax provision included in the figures they audit for AIM fully listed and listed companies. This article explains the implications.
Company: RSM Tenon | Published: 18 September 2012 | Business Area: Audit and Assurance
Organisations may have made the somewhat painful move to IFRS, yet despite the significant changes to asset valuation and management, many are still relying on inaccurate and inefficient spreadsheet based processes
Company: Real Asset Management | Published: 11 June 2012 | Business Area: Enterprise Accounting Software
UK accountancy firms continue to tread a weary path through an entrenched economy - but is there hope on the horizon? This report lists the top 50 accountancy firms in 2011 according to: UK fee income; UK profit; staff levels; UK offices; audit/accounting partners. Plus analysis of key trends.
Company: Accountancy Age | Published: 11 May 2012 | Business Area: Practice Management
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