Victims of pensions scams could lose 22 years’ worth of savings within 24 hours, according to new analysis by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
These startling figures come as the FCA and TPR re-launch ScamSmart; a campaign supported by the AIA which aims to encourage people to protect a lifetime of savings.
Last week (27 February) AIA’s Director of Operations, David Potts, delivered a session at the Charity Finance Group (CFG) Annual Conference exploring how charities must operate under the latest money laundering regulations to remain compliant, including:
On the 26 February the world famous Café de Paris, located in the West End of London, played host to the annual PQ magazine awards. The awards now in their 16th year recognise the future generation of accountants, and the hard work they undertake in order to qualify; as well as those who educate and nurture them on their journey.
The Association of International Accountants (AIA) are working closely with UK Government to help raise the awareness of the ‘Flag It Up’ campaign aimed at accountants and other professionals in the finance, legal and property sectors.
AIA is pleased to announce its latest strategic partnership with dynamic merchant services provider, CutPay. The partnership aims to provide AIA members and their clients with preferential rates and heavily discounted card processing facilities; typically up to 40% off.
With less than two months to go, are you Making Tax Digital (MTD) ready? If not, AIA would urge members to attend the upcoming ‘Making Tax Digital’ webinar on 18 March as Amanda Swales, Director of GoSimple Software covers all the facts and figures, digital software and new processes members will need to undertake in order to make sure their clients are MTD ready by 1 April 2019.