Financial reporting

Accounting / Top 10 tips for filing year-end accounts – part 2

The filing deadline for private companies with a December year end and public companies with a March year end is 30 September. Michelle Roberts ACA, senior technical writer, audit & accounting, at Croner-I provides essential advice on how to file FRS 102 year-end accounts to avoid unwanted penalties

Accounting / Overhaul of charity SORP committee sees change of membership

There is to be a major overhaul of the way the charity accounting rules under the Charity SORP framework are developed with a new, smaller SORP committee, following a highly critical government review

Accounting / AI automation: your new favourite co-worker

If partial automation has not yet arrived in the accounts payable department of your organisation, it will not be long before it does, says Magali Michel, director at Yooz

Accounting / Top 10 tips for preparing year-end accounts – part 1

For private companies with a December year end and public companies with a March year end, the accounts filing deadline is fast approaching. Kate Beeston ACA, technical writer, audit & accounting, Croner-i, provides an essential guide to preparing FRS 102 accounts

Accounting / Charity Commission updates rules on trustee transparency

As the annual return deadline approaches, the Charity Commission is warning charities to ensure that they are up to speed with the latest transparency rules on trustees before filing accounts

Accounting / EY resigns after issuing disclaimer on Datalex accounts

Auditors at EY have refused to give an opinion on the financial statements of Irish travel software firm Datalex, which disclosed ‘significant accounting irregularities’ earlier this year, and have reported the company to the regulator for failure to keep adequate accounting records

Accounting / International reporting: how relevant are IFRS standards?

The recent IASB annual conference focused on the transparency of international reporting under IFRS, the relevance of standards to company reporters and stakeholders, and the definition of materiality. Jeroen Van Doorsselaere, vice president of value propositions at Wolters Kluwer Financial Services, unpicks the key issues

Accounting / Transition tips: FRS 105 to FRS 102 - NEW CPD module

This month's exclusive Accountancy Daily CPD module focuses on transitioning from FRS 105 Micro-Entities Regime accounting rules for small entities to full blown FRS 102 Financial Reporting Standard

Accounting / HLB network signs up financial data analytics software firm

Mid-tier international accounting network HLB agrees strategic partnership with Inflo, a supplier of accounting data analytics, to provide improved and consistent service for clients around the world

Accounting / Legal updates: September 2019

In this month’s legal updates, Sophie Brookes, partner at law firm Gateley plc, considers whether granting an indemnity is a substantial property transaction, the powers of a general meeting chair and whether an unenforceable restrictive covenant could be severed

Accounting / Accounting updates: September 2019

This month’s roundup of accounting stories includes accounting errors at Renolds and Eddie Stobart Logistics, Goals ex-CFO faces questions, Companies House updates, a university launches an app to translate financial reports, and consultations over insurance contracts, lease accounting, investment property and valuations

Accounting / Goals Soccer Centre for sale after accounting scandal

Goals Soccer Centre plc has hired Big Four firm Deloitte to help with the sale of the company following 'significant' accounting errors relating to VAT declarations and the suspension of its share listing

Accounting / Directors’ duties when trading through insolvency

Suzanne Jones, partner at Seddons, examines the consequences for directors working in the 'twilight zone' when companies are teetering on the edge of insolvency and what they need to consider if they continue to trade

Accounting / IPSASB consults on public sector accounting for financial instruments

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB) is consulting on amendments to IPSAS 41, Financial Instruments to clarify how to account for a number of important categories of financial instruments that are specific to the public sector

Accounting / Bolton Wanderers FC facing liquidation

The future of Bolton Wanderers football club, one of the founder members of the Football League, is on a knife-edge as it must find a buyer by a deadline of 5pm today or cease operations, after a bidding consortium failed to win the required support for its offer
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