The ICAEW has excluded an accountant for at least a year for registering a client as a company secretary for a firm on a Companies House document.
Edward Hopson from North Humberside also falsified the client’s signature on form 288A in October 2006.
A disciplinary tribunal heard that Hopson believed the person would consent to being appointed company secretary but had not made sure.
Hopson’s client, a county councillor, then reportedly received backlash from...
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