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November 2014

NHS: Be Candid - Be fit!

NHS: Be Candid - Be fit!

From 27 November, all NHS providers must comply with the new statutory Duty of Candour and also the Fit and Proper Person Test for 'Directors or equiv ...

When does limitation begin to run in tax cases?

When does limitation begin to run in tax cases?

The subject of tax avoidance, and HMRC's new powers to recover disputed tax, is rarely out of the headlines at the moment. Since our last alert on the ...

Libor liability

Libor liability

Accountants may face liabilities resulting from the various investigations into the Libor rigging scandal.

Discrimination: Doctor training rules objectively justified and not indirectly discriminatory against non-UK nationals

Discrimination: Doctor training rules objectively justified and not indirectly discriminatory against non-UK nationals

The claimant is a Kazakhstan national who studied medicine in the Czech Republic. She wished to join the UK Foundation Programme (FP). As readers will ...

HMRC's tax avoidance campaign – update

HMRC's tax avoidance campaign – update

The subject of tax avoidance, and HMRC's new powers to recover disputed tax, is rarely out of the headlines at the moment.  

Corporate insolvency trends – and impact on auditors

Corporate insolvency trends – and impact on auditors

As the graph indicates, the latest figures published in July 2014 show that company insolvencies are continuing to fall in England and Wales. The num ...

Accountancy Newsletter November 2014

Accountancy Newsletter November 2014

DAC Beachcroft's Accountancy newsletter features topical news and insights for our clients and contacts.

Housebuilder Top Tip: Neighbourhood Plans – Beware the Weight

Housebuilder Top Tip: Neighbourhood Plans – Beware the Weight

Developers will need to give full consideration to existing and emerging Neighbourhood Plans when considering their development proposals and the like ...

Hong Kong - privacy commissioner action against APP Developers

Hong Kong - privacy commissioner action against APP Developers

Following the introduction by the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data in Hong Kong (PCPD) of a guidance note entitled ‘Best Practice Guide for Mobi ...

A whole new world over the border

A whole new world over the border

Accountants taking instructions north of the border will now face the added burden of the first of Scotland's devolved, independent tax rates.