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Brexit – impact on ICAEW members

Find a range of resources to help prepare your business for Brexit. ICAEW is working to ensure that the profession is able to work as seamlessly as possible in the public interest across Europe and beyond.

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The impact of Brexit on financial reporting

Brexit: implications for financial reporting

Following the triggering of Article 50, the implications of the June 2016 UK referendum remain at the forefront of political debate in the UK. The impact that Brexit will have on the UK’s financial reporting infrastructure and the related international ramifications have, however, not yet attracted sufficient attention.

Stirring the VAT

With less than a year to go until the UK officially leaves the European Union, businesses should be turning their attention to what might change, and where they may be at risk.


The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018. It applies to everyone trading within the EEA (including UK individuals and organisations).


Resources covering data analytics and big data, data handling, data protection and GDPR, and data presentation.

Practical guides to Brexit

This page contains a list of externally produced resources which offer practical advice on the impact of the decision to leave the EU and opportunities for future business.