The brick vaults of VinopolisLondon provided the backdrop for AccountingWEB’s 2013 Practice Excellence Awards ceremony on Thursday
John Stokdyk and Rachael Power attended Xerocon London last week, along with more than 460 accountants and add-on partners. Here are some of their highlights and views from the two-day conference.
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Over the summer I was fortunate enough to get my hands on the first four seasons of US television crime drama ‘Breaking Bad’ and it occurred to me that accountants could pick up a few pointers from protagonist Walter White.
A recent exchange about “bean counters” gave editor John Stokdyk a pause to reflect on the uses and otherwise of Twitter.
AccountingWEB publisher Andy North previews the new format for our regular email bulletins.
HMRC this week trumpeted the success so far of its transition to real time information (RTI) for PAYE, with head of RTI communications Jane Brothwood claiming in a blog that more than 1.5m employer PAYE schemes are now reporting via the RTI mechanism that was introduced in April.
AccountingWEB is full to the brim of new and regular members, most of which are only known by their usernames.
However, we got a rare chance to meet the faces behind the names at a London member meet-up recently, organised by Clearbooks.
AccountingWEB’s community correspondent Rachael Power recently attended the AVN Conference for the first time at the National Motorcycle Museum, Birmingham.
Community correspondent Rachael Power donned her evening gown and headed for the 2013 Taxation Awards last week. This is what she found.