On 19 July the Association of International Accountants (AIA), were delighted to participate in the North East of England Chamber of Commerce ‘Inspiring Females’ Conference. Now in its sixth year, the conference aims to inspire and connect women in business across the North East of England and beyond, as part of a wider Inspiring Females programme of events.
Catherine Bradley has been appointed to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) as a Non-Executive Director.
Amyas Morse, the Comptroller and Auditor General, head of the National Audit Office, has issued a report on the 2013-14 accounts of HM Revenue & Customs. The report describes how HMRC deploys its compliance resources and measures and reports the impact of its compliance work. It also covers HMRC’s progress in operating the PAYE service and its implementation of its new Real Time Information service and its performance in tax collection and in reducing error and fraud in personal tax credits.
Hong Kong’s official foreign currency reserve assets grew by US$700 million to US$320.9 billion in June, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority have announced.
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) have announced the closure of the investigation into the conduct of Christopher Moore, a former Member of the ACCA and former executive of Torex Retail plc (Torex).
HMRC have released a Tax Information and Impact Note explaining a change to UK VAT law for businesses who believe they are unable to submit their VAT returns online.