It is not uncommon to hear of companies purchasing their own shares from shareholders, explains Steve Collings.
The accounting for fixed assets is, in many cases, a straightforward exercise, but it isn’t always so when it comes to the issue of intangible fixed assets and rec
Just before Christmas the FRC issued its proposals to address poor quality audit work identified in audit quality reviews. Steve Collings offers an initial overview.
The new UK GAAP project has been ongoing for quite a while and the good news is that we are finally nearly there with the whole project, explains Steve Collings.
A study into finance leaders’ attitudes to their company’s data has revealed that one in five are actually assigning a line on the balance sheet for data, assigning a value to it and managing it as
The first two articles in this series considered the reports required to be prepared by the governors’ and the detailed financial statements, explains Steve Collings.
Steve Collings continues his series on the ‘Academies: Accounts Direction 2011/12
Steve Collings kicks of a series of three articles focusing on the ‘Acad
In the final article in the series, Steve Collings takes a look at the Financial Reporting Review Panel’s (FRRP) Annual Report on its review of companies’ accounts and flags up the points that
In the second article of a series of three, Steve Collings considers the findings of the Financial Reporting Review Panel’s (FRRP) annual report and highlights the issues accountants dealing wi