Summer 2012 was a watershed moment for the profession – a time when tax avoidance hit the headlines and came home to roost.
AccountingWEB tax podcaster Anne Fairpo is drawn to an EU report on tax havens that conjures up images of 1970s Martini adverts.
Tax avoidance and tax havens have become big news this summer, and have been moving up the regulatory agenda for some years.
We’re very proud of the Any Answers section here on AccountingWEB. It’s consistently one of the busiest and most viewed areas of the site and we love seeing the amount of discussion, support and advice that’s shared through everyone’s posts.
AccountingWEB editor John Stokdyk keeps bumping into a new buzz word.
I suspect that the accountancy and tax profession will look back on June 2012 with mixed feelings, says Rebecca Benneyworth MBE.
AccountingWEB founder Ben Heald is getting a sense of deja vu about the recent Facebook flotation.
Editor John Stokdyk explored some of the more obscure corners of tax law and the Inns of Court at the CIOT's annual London bash.
Opinions are divided over the economic effects of the extra day off on Tuesday, so Robert Lovell wants to find out how you plan on spending the extended weekend - and whether you think it will have a positive or negative effect on the economy.
Look at any current tax/accounting magazine or website and the abbreviation ADR will jump out and hit you, says Jennifer Adams.
If HMRC didn’t have such a knack for mishaps, KPMG’s embarrassment might be more acute after it was revealed that the Big Four firm failed to pay its staff as expected on Friday 27 April.