Forrester Boyd News

The EFSA released the Academies Financial Handbook at the beginning of the month however there have been many other updates in the past month which are also useful for Academy Trusts and are summarised as follows; Academy trust financial returns 2017 to 2018 Peter Lauener, Chief Executive of the Edu…


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Following our success in winning the Large Practice of the Year award at the 2016 Practice Excellence Awards in London’s Mayfair we are delighted to announce that Forrester Boyd’s Academies' team has been shortlisted for the specialist team of the year for the 2017 awards. Getting shortlisted for na…


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One part of the HMRC’s Making Tax Digital project that will continue is the objective of bringing together each individual taxpayer’s information in one online place – a Personal Tax Account. For example, banks and building societies will, from April 2018, be required to report information to HMRC e…


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As part of introducing Making Tax Digital (MTD) there were proposed amendments to the way that unincorporated property rental businesses account for their income and expenditure. These proposals will make cash basis accounting the default option for smaller unincorporated property businesses unless …


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Over the past few months we have published a lot of information about Making Tax Digital (MTD) and how it might affect businesses and individuals. Following speculation, a budget, a general election and more speculation new proposals have now been issued.Over the past few months we have published a …


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Yesterday the ESFA released the Academies Financial Handbook which takes effect from 1 September 2017. Please ensure you take a look at this to ensure you are aware of any changes in regulation and ensure it is circulated to Trustees and the Accounting Officer. Key changes are summarised on pages 5 …


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