Following a disappointing Christmas and sales season in retail, the market remains tough and challenging. To add to the gloom yet another major high street chain went under this week spelling continued uncertainty in the sector.
AccountingWEB's associate editor Jennifer Adams has put aside the tax returns and is catching up on her reading - some of which calls to mind memories from the turn of the century.
People often ask us about the topics that we plan to cover. AccountingWEB editor John Stokdyk offers a preview of what's to come in the months ahead.
Over the last year the issue of tax avoidance erupted into a media frenzy and helped move along the development of a general anti-abuse rule (GAAR).
Tax barrister Anne Fairpo has had enough of politicians and press getting tax law wrong, and unleashed the following diatribe in her 10 December podcast.
AccountingWEB editor John Stokdyk sets the scene for one of the most intriguing categories in the 2012 AccountingWEB Community Awards.
AccountingWEB editor John Stokdyk takes a few soundings and shares his dyspeptic predictions for this week's Autumn Statement.
Simon Hurst issues an angry riposte to short-sighted characterisations of those who seek to promote good use of technology as “geeks and nerds”.
An avid viewer of the adult version, my interest was piqued several years ago when the Young Apprentice first graced our screens, writes Rachael Power.
Office of Tax Simplification policy director confesses to a bit of alcohol-related tax planning advice.
As the tax/policy director at both the CIOT and the OTS and a regular commentator on the BBC, John Whiting is the public face of tax simplification.