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Latest ICAEW Insights and accountancy news for September 2020

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Corporate ethics: it’s all about behaviours

21 September: Changing corporate culture doesn’t happen overnight and organisations must embrace reform from top to bottom to make it happen and cut out bad behaviour, argues corporate ethics expert Lord Gold.

Pandemic costs add up to a very big number

21 September: The National Audit Office COVID-19 cost tracker provides critically important data about the current £210bn cost of the pandemic but disappoints in the way it presents this financial information.

Chart of the week: China

The #icaewchartoftheweek is on China: with 1.4bn people, the largest country in world by population.

Tomorrow's auditor thinks slow

18 September: Can auditors learn to make the call of whether or not to trust outcomes presented by a machine, a human or a mixture of both?

Changes to retail exports and duty-free shopping

17 September 2021: Duty-free shops will return from 1 January 2021, but international visitors to Great Britain will no longer be able to buy and take with them tax-free purchases from other retailers in the country as the VAT retail export scheme is scrapped.

What is the state of the European Union?

17 September: European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen used her first set-piece ‘State of the European Union’ speech yesterday to outline her vision for the coming years and make several ambitious policy announcements. Susanna Di Feliciantonio, ICAEW Head of European Affairs, reviews the key points.

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