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IN THIS ISSUE:
FEATURES
Create a shop window to your practice
‘Introducer retainer’ letters
Preparing firms for flexible working
FOR YOUR PRACTICE
The British Accountancy Awards 2014
What has Thomas Picketty got to do with accountants?
Free online sessions for prospective accountants
Take care of your health with Bupa
Autumn CPD: plan ahead now!
Asset-based lending - greater liquidity and returns
TECHNICAL MATTERS
New UK GAAP: deferred tax
Are fines ever tax deductible?
Corporation tax: substantial shareholding exemption
Rebalancing ATOL and accountants’ reporting arrangements
The non-resident landlord scheme
VAT on the rise in Europe
Changes to HMRC VAT toolkits
A challenge to filing VAT online
Tax implications of the new UK GAAP
CGT on property held by non-UK residents
VAT notices updated
Charities SORP
CCAB issues new SORP for Limited Liability Partnerships
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FEATURES

Create a shop window to your practice
Your practice’s website plays an important role in attracting new clients. But as few as 10% of current websites are truly effective, explains Bob Edwards.

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‘Introducer retainer’ letters
It is more important than ever to be aware of the risk that introducing clients to tax planning schemes creates. Why?

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Preparing firms for flexible working
Employees now have the right to request flexible working. What does this mean for small businesses?

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FOR YOUR PRACTICE

 
The British Accountancy Awards 2014
Entries for this year’s British Accountancy Awards closed last Friday - did you submit your entry?

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What has Thomas Picketty got to do with accountants?
Help us find out more about how we can help open the profession.

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Free online sessions for prospective accountants
Support available for trainees in employment or with a job offer.

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Take care of your health with Bupa
ACCA members can enjoy a 17%* discount on ‘Bupa By You’.

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Autumn CPD: plan ahead now!
Start planning your CPD this autumn with a choice of online and classroom-based events from ACCA.

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Asset-based lending - greater liquidity and returns
Putting the right funding package together continues to be challenging for many businesses. So it is crucial to seek robust and responsive forms of finance from a solid partner who can offer both flexibility and certainty of funding required.

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TECHNICAL MATTERS

New UK GAAP: deferred tax
FRS 102 and new UK GAAP are getting closer with the implementation date of 1 January 2015 now less than six months away. Changes could impact on profits and net assets.

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Are fines ever tax deductible?
F1 team argues over whether a £32m fine should be tax deductible.

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Corporation tax: substantial shareholding exemption
The substantial shareholding exemption exempts the disposal of certain shares in subsidiaries from corporation tax on any capital gain.

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Rebalancing ATOL and accountants’ reporting arrangements
The CAA is consulting on significant changes to the regulation of the ATOL scheme, including a risk-based financial assessment for applicants and revised accountants’ report arrangements.

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The non-resident landlord scheme
Under which circumstances should tenants pay their landlord’s rent direct to HMRC?

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VAT on the rise in Europe
Two EU countries announce rises in VAT rates.

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Changes to HMRC VAT toolkits
HMRC updates three VAT toolkits. Which ones?

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A challenge to filing VAT online
It has been mandatory for businesses to file online VAT returns from 1 April 2012 – but not every business agreed.

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Tax implications of the new UK GAAP
Practitioners and businesses alike should be readying themselves for the transition to the new UK GAAP. Here we look at the main tax changes that will arise.

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CGT on property held by non-UK residents
The government has issued a consultation document on implementing a capital gains tax charge on non-residents disposing of UK property.

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VAT notices updated
View the latest changes to VAT notices.

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Charities SORP
If you count charities amongst your clients, you will need the new charities SORP.

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CCAB issues new SORP for Limited Liability Partnerships
Download your copy of new SORP for LLPs now.

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