For those able to tear themselves away from tax returns at this time of year, the first week of 2014 can be a perfect time to reflect on the peaks and troughs of 2013, and start planning for the year ahead.
This year AccountingWEB was overwhelmed with predictions for the next 12 months from our regular contributors, members and suppliers.
Stalwarts of the profession like Steve Pipe, Mark Lee and Carol McLachlan came forward with reasoned logic and tempered wisdom, while the likes of CABA and Xero boss Gary Turner put across their views on the events that will shape the year.
Here we’ve whittled down that longlist to the following predictions for 2014...
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