Where next for MTD and the spreadsheet?

In most conversations about Making Tax Digital for Business, the word ‘spreadsheets’ is bound to crop up at some point or other. As in how will/can/do they fit into HMRC’s plans for the not too distant future? So it was interesting when I clicked on the PWC link in the UK tax authority’s latest 18-strong list […]

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10 reasons why Accountex 2018 is a big hit!

Welcome to Daily Insight, which today comes to you live from Day Two of Accountex 2018, the UK’s leading event for the accounting and finance profession. But first, Day One. And a Big Tick all round. Visitor numbers were up by about 9 per cent. Exhibitors gave it a pretty much unanimous thumbs up. There […]

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Any questions for Accountex 2018?

As it’s Accountex Eve (one sleep to go) I thought I’d revisit a QA I did with the event last week to give those who missed it a second chance to get the Accounting Insight News take on the goings on  at ExCeL  on 23-24 May. But, first, here’s a little round-up of what the accounting media are […]

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Accountex team sets up for the big one!

New exhibitors. New speakers. New sessions. It’s all systems go. The Accountex team is  in London setting up the UK’s leading event for the accounting and finance profession at London’s ExCel on 23-24 May as we speak! So here’s a quick reminder of some of the key stats for this year’s exhibition. This year’s Accountex will […]

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Who’s in the Accountex 2018 speakers stellar line-up?

Accountex, the UK’s premier event for the accountancy and finance profession, is unveiling a stellar speaker line-up for 2018. Industry leaders who’ll be sharing their expertise in the main keynote theatre on 23-24 May at London’s ExCeL are: Theresa Middleton, director of the HMRC’s Making Tax Digital for Business programme; Dominic Allon, VP Europe at […]

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Drivers for change in an accountancy practice

Many of us find change challenging. We rationalise our caution by saying, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”, which provides an easy justification for personal and organisational inertia. But sometimes, change is unavoidable.  Here are the main drivers for change that affect modern accountancy practices. The economy There’s not a lot you can do […]

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Accountex London reveals first Keynote speakers

Accountex London 2018 will be delivering more inspiring content than ever before, thanks to the addition of a second Keynote theatre at London ExCeL on 23-24 May . Among the big names confirmed are: Accountancy futurist Chris Hooper, CEO of Accodex. Kath Haines, chief executive of CABA. Alex Falcon Huerta FCCA – founder of Soaring […]

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