AIA welcomed a delegation from Shanghai Lixin University of Accounting and Finance (SLUAF) and Metro Education this week to celebrate our 20-year partnership. By working together with common values and innovative qualifications the partnership has produced thousands of graduates through the AIA & Lixin International Programme and it is upon this already successful basis that the delegation travelled to the UK to discuss expanding the provision of globally recognised, high quality qualifications and skills training for finance professionals.
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has issued an updated version of the UK Corporate Governance Code (the Code). This significantly enhances the quality of information investors receive about the long-term health and strategy of listed companies, and raises the bar for risk management.
New EU VAT rule changes that will impact how thousands of UK online retailers do business in the EU are less than four months away, yet the majority of those affected are unprepared and may be at risk of heavy non-compliance penalties, reports RealBusiness.
The Financial Reporting Council’s (FRC) Financial Reporting Lab (the Lab) has published slide packs which summarise the key findings from their two most recent reports:
The Irish Revenue eBrief No. 70/14 and Tax Briefing 02/2014, detailed new EU VAT rules in respect of supplies of Telecommunications, Broadcasting and Electronic (TBE) services to consumers (B2C) which will come into effect from 1 January 2015. To simplify obligations of suppliers of TBE services a new special scheme known as the Mini One Stop Shop (MOSS) will also come into operation on 1 January 2015.
The US Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) have issued an exposure draft "Proposed Accounting Standards Update: Technical Corrections and Improvements."