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Practice Tips

Practical advice, guidance and case studies written for faculty members working in practice. Aimed at helping you benefit from the capabilities and navigate the risks arising from new technology

Unravelling seemingly “good ideas” in the IT

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What seemed like a “good idea” at the time does not always turn out to be so and unravelling these can be time consuming.

Accounting errors and anomalies

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Over recent weeks, with the aid of review software, a significant number of problems have come to light.

Preparing accounts

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My friend has prepared my accounts in the past ….he isn’t an accountant though……

Does xxx software integrate with other packages?

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A big fuss is often made about “integration” – the ability to transfer data from one package to another seamlessly to reduce rekeying and reduce the risk of errors.

RTI and HMRC filing

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RTI filing started in April 2013, over 8 years ago now! There were some issues at the start, and, 8 years later, it appears there are still some problems.

My system is down - what do I do now?

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In the last couple of weeks, a significant number of accountants, their clients and businesses will have been affected by “major outages” with cloud accounting software.

Digital transformation – all change

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Digital transformation can mean different things to different people; it is a catchall term describing the implementation of new technologies and processes to improve business operations.

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