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Could you assist by checking I have this correct:


HP has said it intends to sue Deloitte over its role in auditing former UK subsidiary Autonomy. 


HP says Autonomy's founder and former boss Michael Lynch "should be held accountable for fraud" over HP's takeover of Autonomy in 2011.

Senior executives at Hewlett Packard and auditors at Deloitte knew about some of the controversial sales practices used by


Hewlett Packard has rejected claims by Mike Lynch that its allegations of fraud against Autonomy's former management are based on misunderstanding internatio


This is not strictly an accountancy question but I'm sure someone out there has experience of the following:


Hewlett Packard (HP) is facing a US$1bn lawsuit from shareholders over the “vastly overvalued” acquisition of British software firm Autonomy.

Hewlett-Packard has accused its acquired UK subsidiary Autonomy of accounting improprieties following a write-down of $8.8bn on its $11bn acquisition. 


I've just acquiried a new client, who either isn't terribly bright, or is trying to be clever and not doing it very well.


Client bought a van for £8225 inc vat [ie £7k net]- vat was 17.5%

deposit was £1000

total finance £7225. Client reclaimed vat correctly. Term of loan is 36 months