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New Kids on the Block (or not!)

August 31st, 2020|

How to get new joiners off to the best possible start when working remotely. As Autumn approaches, many firms will be set to welcome their new joiners.  Induction will vary from firm to firm

AUDIT ETHICS – FIVE TO WATCH

February 7th, 2020|

AUDIT ETHICS – FIVE TO WATCH The FRC’s new Ethical Standard takes effect from 15 March 2020. Much has been said about the impact on larger firms that audit public interest entities (PIEs). Here

Money Laundering Mayhem

December 4th, 2019|

During the Autumn we’ve been delivering a number of Anti Money Laundering (AML) refresher and update sessions. Here are some of the key themes arising: Regulators are on the offensive Supervisory bodies like ICAEW

Gift aid payments in charitable groups

February 26th, 2019|

Gift aid payments in charitable groups Accounting for gift aid payments in charitable groups truly is the gift that keeps on giving (!) and is a topic that we’ve covered in previous blogs, notably

A Question of Ethics

November 7th, 2018|

It’s been a tough period for the audit profession, with a number of the bigger firms hitting the headlines for all the wrong reasons. A recurring theme in a number of the cases has

Topical Issues with FRS 105

June 14th, 2018|

Insight Training's Peter Herbert discusses topical issues with FRS 105 in our recent Adobe Connect webinar. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BqNCm5zvpIs&feature=youtu.be

GDPR – PRAGMATISM NEEDED ON DATA PRIVACY

March 27th, 2018|

My colleague Liz Hollingsworth’s blog on GDPR in October of last year advocated the need for accountants to adopt a practical approach to compliance. Since then we’ve have had lots of discussions with practitioners

New Rules for Charity Independent Examiners

December 4th, 2017|

The beginning of December 2017 sees the introduction of new England & Wales Charity Commission (CC) Directions on Independent Examinations (CC32). The new Directions can be downloaded from: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/independent-examination-of-charity-accounts-examiners-cc32 Although not a radical rewrite

GDPR – a more practical approach!

October 9th, 2017|

GDPR – a more practical approach! There are lots of blogs and press releases about GDPR (The General Data Protection Regulation) at the moment. Here’s our take on how the new regulations, coming into

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