Rightly or wrongly, it comes as no surprise to find accountancy in the firing line following the publication of the Paradise Papers, the second biggest data leak in history after the Panama Papers.
Making sense of reporting standards
As business becomes more global, more and more accountancy firms are having to get to grips with the complex world of international financial reporting.
Drastic reform of EU VAT system on the way
Bert Laman, Global Indirect Tax Group from Mazars discusses the European Commission's proposed drastic reform of the VAT system.
Transforming Mexico’s digital tax landscape
The deadline is imminent for the mandatory implementation of new Mexican CFDI reforms (version 3.3).
Accounting for the invisible asset
What a balance sheet currently shows is interesting, but what it hides is often more crucial.
ACCA welcomes increased transparency in cross-border tax arrangements
Proposed changes to the monitoring and enforcement of cross-border tax arrangements in Europe have been welcomed by ACCA.
Improving accountancy CPD with new International Education Standard
An update to CPD standards for accountancy professionals has been proposed by the IAESB.
New integrated reporting guidelines boost standards
Integrated reporting enables businesses to develop key insight into their strengths and weaknesses, improving strategy and planning for accountancy firms.
Finance chiefs have mixed feelings about automation
Eight per cent of accountants believe automation will have an impact in the next two to five years, research shows.
How IT developments are changing accountancy in China
IT developments are having a significant impact on how Chinese businesses do their accounts.