I am receiving more and more requests from practitioners for help with specialist services: R&D relief, capital allowances, CGT, IHT planning, insolvency and so on. Accordingly, when I launch a new website for Landmark next month, one of the new features will be a partners’ page where firms offering specialist services to other practitioners will… Continue reading Do you offer specialist services?
I submitted details of our GDPR workbook, guides and other documentation to the ACCA earlier in the year and I am pleased to report that they have formally agreed to promote the service to ACCA members in practice. Members discount now available If you are an ACCA member, and have not yet registered to use… Continue reading ACCA to promote our GDPR workbook
Seems appropriate to post a reminder to my lists today. For those practitioners who have not yet bitten the bullet, and frankly are not sure what they need to do, take a look at the GDPR Workbook and online guides that I have created with GDPR Auditing Ltd. I have prepopulated much of the detail… Continue reading One month to go, are you compliant?
Sheet 7 of the GDPR Workbook covers the gritty subject of consent. It is a checklist recording that you have considered, acted on and reviewed your obligation to seek, obtain and record consent where this is required by the GDPR. For each item listed on the checklist you need to change the status of the… Continue reading STEP 7: Marketing Consent
This is an article I wrote for ACCA’s In Practice publication, (to be included in the April 2018 edition). The real threat of GDPR non-compliance is loss of business With just under two months to the 25 May 2018, the GDPR compliance deadline, I suggest that practitioners who have not yet tackled the thorny issues… Continue reading GDPR – the real threat to professional firms
The GDPR requires that we are conscious of the terms we agree with persons who share their personal data with us. For accountants this is normally covered in terms and conditions that accompany client engagement letters. Step 6 of our GDPR Workbook draws out the issues that need to be covered. Most of the information… Continue reading STEP 6 – create Client Agreement Notice…
I think I can safely assume that you are keeping abreast of changes in the tax code, so I don’t need to labour these changes in great detail on this blog or in the various publications that I offer on the Landmark site. What I have decided to do for 2018-19, is to focus on… Continue reading Taxing Times
The GDPR Workbook and other information guides that I have written in conjunction with GDPR specialists GDPR Auditing Ltd are available to order from the Landmark site today. In order to achieve compliance you will need to invest time, but I have completed much of this work for you by pre-filling records with information that… Continue reading GDPR compliance Workbook now available
I am pleased to report that we managed to send all our Budget Box video subscribers the code and MP4 files to add our budget video highlights to their websites or YouTube feeds on or before 11.30am the day following the budget announcements. I have space on our subscriber lists to take on just 20… Continue reading Complimentary budget video offer today
Have you considered the scope of the Criminal Finances Act 2017 (CFA), new legislation to tackle tax evasion? From 30 September 2017, the directors of limited companies, and members of partnerships, are criminally liable for any actions of their employees, contractors and agents for any activity that is defined as tax evasion, even if they… Continue reading Dust off your audit skills – tax evasion and the CFA 2017