• Register
Return to: Home > Features

Latest Features

Year-end review: CDSB

  • Published: 14 Jan 2020

As the year comes to a close, a number of organisations from around the world provided comment to The Accountant about the major themes that have.... read more

Year-end review: IMA

  • Published: 14 Jan 2020

As the year comes to a close, a number of organisations from around the world provided comment to The Accountant about the major themes that have.... read more

Year-end review: IRBA

  • Published: 14 Jan 2020

As the year comes to a close, a number of organisations from around the world provided comment to The Accountant about the major themes that have.... read more

Year-end review: CA ANZ

  • Published: 14 Jan 2020

As the year comes to a close, a number of organisations from around the world provided comment to The Accountant about the major themes that have.... read more

Year-end review: ACCA

  • Published: 14 Jan 2020

As the year comes to a close, a number of organisations from around the world provided comment to The Accountant about the major themes that have.... read more

IMA: a future of insight and foresight

  • Published: 16 Dec 2019

The Accountant speaks to Dennis Whitney, senior VP at the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), about the shortage of talent in the.... read more

Tax digitisation: revolutionary changes and challenges

  • Published: 10 Dec 2019

At the Digital Accountancy Forum and Awards 2019, RSM UK associate director and VAT technology lead Tom Gilbert discussed a range of initiatives.... read more

Impact reporting counting the cost of social value

  • Published: 6 Nov 2019

Demonstrating a commitment to corporate social responsibility (CSR) is now an integral part of financial life. Chris Farrell, managing director at.... read more

SFO co-operation: how far should you need to go?

  • Published: 29 Oct 2019

The UK’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) published a five-page memorandum on Corporate Co-operation Guidance on 6 August 2019. It sets out what the SFO.... read more

Outlook for audit: the view from Mazars

  • Published: 24 Oct 2019

Audit is changing – and much of that change is being imposed – but David Herbinet, global head of audit for Mazars, sees opportunities where others.... read more

Recruitment: next-generation accountants in training

  • Published: 23 Oct 2019

The resurgence of entrants into accountancy may not even be specifically educated in the profession: already, almost a third of new graduate hires.... read more

EFAA elects new president, focuses on digital future

  • Published: 15 Oct 2019

EFAA’s new president, Salvador Marin, outlined his key priorities for the next two years at the organisation’s 2019 annual general meeting, while.... read more

ARGA team, assemble!

  • Published: 30 Sep 2019

The new top team has been named that will see in root-and-branch reform at the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) as it transforms into the Audit,.... read more

The future of audit, and how to get there

  • Published: 27 Sep 2019

Two recent reports peer into the future of the audit profession. One analyses what an audit should offer, while the other looks at how the audit.... read more

FASB: a quest for simpler standards

  • Published: 27 Sep 2019

FASB chair Russell Golden addressed the IMA 2019 Annual Conference and Expo at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina, California, on 18 June. IMA.... read more

Soft skills: why accountants may be frustrated with their careers

  • Published: 23 Aug 2019

US educator and businessman Stephen Covey said as part of his book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: ‘Begin with the end in mind.’ But,.... read more

Quantifying the value of your workplace

  • Published: 21 Aug 2019

Business leaders do not want to have choose between running a successful business and running a sustainable, responsible one – and they should not.... read more

IMA: pivoting the profession in a fast-changing world

  • Published: 14 Aug 2019

Following the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)’s annual conference in San Diego, Joe Pickard spoke to its then-incoming chair, Christian.... read more

Research: cyber and the role of the CFO

  • Published: 7 Aug 2019

Cybersecurity is not just a matter for IT, but an issue in which finance professionals need to take greater responsibility. Financial data is, all.... read more

State sales taxes: conflict with policy principles

  • Published: 31 Jul 2019

A recent study by EY draws attention to the unsatisfactory nature of the US sales tax regime, highlighting the need to ease the burden on business.... read more


Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.