We are pleased to announce that our Corporate Working Papers and Unincorporated templates have been updated, incorporating the latest technical changes (including IFRS 9 and 15) and improved functionality.  Firms using the templates should have received the release last week but copies of the release notes can be obtained here.  If you have questions about […]
Thank you to those firms who attended CaseWare’s webinar yesterday explaining the imminent changes to the HAT templates. This covered changes to our content to improve the usability of the templates, including better interaction between the audit approach documented at planning and fieldwork. We hope you all found this useful. For those who missed the […]
HAT have now released an updated Manual, which deals with recent changes in the sector, including mandatory Client Money Protection (CMP) for residential letting agents who hold client money. Details of the changes made in the Manual can be found here and a summary of the CMP Schemes available is discussed in our blog . Firms who […]
Andrew will be joining the CaseWare team next Wednesday, 10 April for a 45 minute webinar explaining forthcoming changes to the HAT templates. We will be explaining upcoming changes to our content to improve the usability of the templates, including better interaction between the audit approach documented at planning and fieldwork. This webinar is suitable […]
The ESFA have published information about their new requirements from Monday 1 April for for related party transactions. Academy trusts must now declare when they agree to a related party transaction and seek approval from ESFA before they agree any transactions over £20,000. The ESFA have also published a summary guide to related party transactions for academy […]
The Client Money Protection Schemes for Property Agents (Requirement to Belong to a Scheme etc.) Regulations 2019 (SI 2019 / 386) have been enacted and come into force on 1 April 2019. The Explanatory Note highlights that the legislation: Requires property agents that hold money on behalf of a client to belong to an approved […]
The SRA have finally announced that their new Accounts Rules will be effective from 25 November 2019. These new Rules, as we have explained on recent courses simplify the existing Rules, providing legal firms with more flexibility and creating new challenges for reporting accountants. It is not yet know what transitional provisions (if any) will exist. […]
One of our firms based in the City is looking for an audit senior for around 2-3 months from May 2019. If your firm is quiet during this time, or you are aware of anyone who could be interest please contact Anna in the HAT office for more details. We are always pleased to help […]
We have a few places remaining on this course running next Tuesday (26 March) in the HAT Office, central London. Providing vital CPD this three hour update provide an overview of current issues in the charities sector including:  Recent updates to the Charities SORP made by Update Bulletin 2 and action which should be taken […]