Originally dedicated to fighting the proposed merger of the ICAEW with CIMA and CIPFA, this site now provides news about the ICAEW

Do you think the ICAEW rebranding was money well spent?

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Call For Evidence For Kingman Inquiry

Thursday, May 17, 2018

The Carillion Clusterfuck - When Will The Profession Ever Learn?

The Carillion clusterfuck has brought well justified criticism and condemnation down upon the heads of both the board and the accounting/auditing profession, with calls for the Big Four to be broken up.

FFS, has the profession learned nothing from Enron, Parmalat, Polly Peck, Marconi etc etc?

Monday, April 09, 2018

WTF Is "Seriously Poor Audit Work"??

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

The Accountant’s Twitter List 2018

AccountingWEB have put together a list of accountants, finance professionals and other interested parties who generally send informative, entertaining and non-promotional tweets out into the accountancy Twittersphere.

I have been included in that list:
Ken Frost (@ken_frost) Expect irreverence and expertise in equal measure from this FCA member of ICAEW, consultant, company director, banker and writer.”
My thanks to AccountingWEB, and congratulations to those others on the list.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

The ICAEW Finally Wakes Up To Social Media

Better late than never.

Friday, February 02, 2018

A Hippocratic Oath for Accountants!

Large accounting firms should make their staff take a 'Hippocratic Oath' to curb tax avoidance, according to Labour’s shadow chancellor John McDonnell.

A totally bollocks and pointless idea.

Avoidance is not illegal, and accountants aren't doctors!