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By 2020 it's expected that accounting tasks, including audit, payroll, tax, and banking, will be full automated but what does this mean for the future of accounting jobs?

The post Will AI help or hinder the future of accountancy? appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Neil Everatt
Posted: July 20, 2018, 2:31 pm

After a string of high profile audit failings, including the collapse of Carillion, the FRC has been under increasing pressure from the government and public to crack down on poor audit work.

The post FRC fines reach record high after 24% increase this year appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Alia Shoaib
Posted: July 19, 2018, 4:08 pm

Currently women only represent 11% of the global cyber security workforce despite talent shortages in the cyber industry

The post Deloitte launches women in cyber initiative to help close tech gender gap appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: July 19, 2018, 4:02 pm

Only 4% of 600 finance professionals assessed have implemented AI systems in their workplace but what is preventing us from using AI at work?

The post UK finance businesses slow to adopt AI technology appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: July 19, 2018, 2:37 pm

Less than 10% of public practice professionals think Brexit will have a negative impact on the UK jobs market

The post How will Brexit impact the accountancy jobs market? appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: AJ Chambers Recruitment
Posted: July 18, 2018, 3:20 pm

HMRC explains that companies can avoid VAT penalties in future “by not becoming involved in any transactions connected with VAT fraud’’

The post What does HMRC advise businesses on VAT fraud prevention? appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Nicola Sharp
Posted: July 18, 2018, 2:18 pm

Matthew White will succeed Mark Bomer to continue improving international growth, the culture of partnership, and inclusion at the top ten firm

The post BDO elects new senior partner for four-year term appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: July 18, 2018, 12:59 pm

Recruitment dilemma: should businesses hire graduates or experienced professionals?

The post Should you hire graduates or experienced professionals? appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: July 17, 2018, 8:21 pm

The conflict began when Arsenal stakeholder Lady Nina Bracewell-Smith filed a professional negligence claim against the Big Four and magic circle firms, claiming their advice caused losses of £10m

The post PwC replaces Deloitte as Linklaters auditor after Arsenal lawsuit appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Alia Shoaib
Posted: July 17, 2018, 3:35 pm

The FRC's new Corporate Governance Code promotes trust, transparency and integrity in business in the face of the recent call for audit reforms

The post New FRC Corporate Governance Code focuses on culture and diversity appeared first on Accountancy Age.

Author: Lucy Skoulding
Posted: July 16, 2018, 4:23 pm