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The Journal of the Global Accounting Alliance

17/02/2017
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Brexit negotiations

By Brian Keegan Ireland needs time to identify its Brexit related difficulties and opportunities. In March, however, the clock will start ticking. The wishful thinking that has surrounded the Brexit debate has blurred the distinctions between what is desirable, possible … Continue reading

14/12/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Receipt, please.

By Peter Carter Is an all-cash deal really a deal? At first blush it’s a bargain, but when things go wrong and you don’t have proof of payment, that’s no deal. I like motorcycles. My wife, Helena, always enjoyed riding … Continue reading

06/12/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Interview with Toshihiro Ikeda, President of AOTCA

By George W. Russell Toshihiro Ikeda, who heads the Asia-Oceania Tax Consultants’ Association, believes taxation advisers have a duty to society as well as to their clients. Amid a rapidly changing global landscape, he outlines his philosophy to George W. … Continue reading

01/12/2016
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Getting to grips with customs duties

By Eoin O’Shea Eoin O’Shea outlines the key issues businesses must now consider if they are to capitalise on a hard Brexit, if and when it arises. On 13 October 2016, the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, spoke on … Continue reading

11/10/2016
by GAA Accounting
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Worldwide Disclosure Facility: HMRC tightens the screws

WDF is the last carrot: take it or expect to be subjected to an enormous stick. But how much of an incentive is there in reality? Two weeks ago HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) finally announced the details of the … Continue reading