Nick Huber

Companies change many things regularly, including their board, brand, products and services, structure, strategy and IT suppliers. But they are usually reluctant to change their auditor.

It is too early to tell if the government's introduction of the universal credit

Pope Francis has said that accountants can help create justice and help the "weaker and poorer".

The UK has dropped two places to 16th in the annual benchmark of business tax systems, which measures the tax costs and compliance burden for a representative manufacturing company.

The number of appeals waiting to be heard by the upper tax tribunal increased by nearly a third last year in what lawyers said reflected HMRC's tougher litigation strategy.

The accounting scandal at Tesco has caused a crisis for the UK’s biggest supermarket and put its auditor PwC un


Fewer solicitor firms will be required to have an annual audit under a proposal from the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA).

HMRC says it will decide its preferred option for replacing its multi-billion pound IT outsourcing contract in the Spring.


Auto enrolment is going well but there is too much paperwork and payroll providers are not "up to speed", business groups have told the

Income tax paid on a bonus payment which is later clawed back by an employer can be reclaimed by the taxpayer in some circumstances, a tribunal has ruled.