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In January 2012, the European Commission proposed a comprehensive reform of the data protection rules in the EU. The completion of this reform was a policy priority for 2015.


Staff at Companies House in Cardiff sent confidential and personal details to the wrong people, according to a recent freedom of information (FOI) request.


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The Treasury has confirmed the government’s intention to press ahead with plans to make anonymised tax data available to researchers and commercial organisations.


A colleague has just advised me that if anyone is unsure about whether it is them who is liable to the charge for clawing back Child Benefit, HMRC will advise them if their former partner or their


In his latest Excel tip article from, David Ringstrom reviews the options for protecting the worksheet integrity in different versions of Excel.


Protecting client data continues to cause headaches for accountants. Henry Osadzinski takes iStorage's disk-based solution for a test drive.

HMRC have just called us regarding a client of ours. Leastways ... they said they were HMRC!


KPMG has recruited a former Barclays Bank information risk managing director as a partner in its information protection and business resilience practice.