Professional clearance is only a professional courtesy
AccountingWEB’s Any Answers section regularly contains questions and answers on the topic of ‘professional clearance’, explains consultant practice editor, Mark Lee.
This has prompted me to review the related guidance and rules – at least in so far as is relevant to members of ICAEW. I would expect guidance from the other professional bodies to be largely comparable.
I wonder what accountants do if they are not members of a professional body and have no obligation to comply with the related ‘rules’?