The current approach to the online filing of tax and accounts information with HMRC and Companies House seems certain to result in millions of pounds being wasted.
Are there any other alternatives to filing abbreviated accounts online?
XBRL or eXtensible Business Reporting Language is gaining recognition within the financial world as well as beyond it.
In March 2006, a new facility opened on the Companies House website that allowed people to submit dormant company accounts electronically.
This isn't intended to be an in depth technical guide to XML and XBRL, but instead an attempt to explain what the technology aims to achieve, and show how it might change the way we all work with f
The Chancellor of the Exchequer signalled a major technology shift in his Budget speech last week when he floated the idea of a "single point of contact" for VAT and corportion tax.