Blog - January 2022

  • Accountancy Industry Needs To Improve Diversity, Say Leaders

    Posted on Monday, January 31, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    Recent research from GetApp UK has revealed that 59 per cent of employers of small and medium-sized businesses believe that their organisations need to work harder to improve diversity and inclusion initiatives. Accountancy Age reports that other studies have found that this opinion is not without merit, as a survey by the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA), that found ...

  • Government Launches Consultation On Self-Assessment Reforms

    Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs have launched a consultation on potential reforms for Income Tax Self-Assessment for self-employed sole traders, partnerships and landlords, with implications for the accounting profession and accountancy recruitment . The open call for evidence is primarily focused on when self-employed people and landlords must make themselves known to HMRC and begin to ...

  • Job-to-job Moves Reach Record High

    Posted on Thursday, January 6, 2022 by Lydia SinclairNo comments

    The number of people moving from one job to another has reached a new record, with more employees choosing to transfer to a different role rather than remain with the same company. According to the latest report from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), job-to-job moves were so high between July and September 2021 due to an increase in the number of people resigning rather than being ...