Mark Cawthorne

DAC Beachcroft

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Insurance brokers and vulnerable customers; updated FCA Guidance

United Kingdom - March 29 2021 An insurance broker’s primary duty is to ascertain a particular client’s insurance needs and then advise on and procure suitable insurance cover to…

Marcus Campbell

Don’t get caught cold by the Limitation Freeze

United Kingdom - September 28 2020 When the UK Government introduced the first nationwide lockdown in March 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Association of British…

Adam Smith

Accountancy Interpretation of Public Sector Leasing Arrangements

United Kingdom - June 11 2020 Following a two week trial in the Commercial Court, in which DAC Beachcroft acted for the successful Defendant - the Isle of Wight Council, the Court…

Duncan Greenwood

Hand it over! Ownership of documents and rights of access to accountant's file of papers

United Kingdom - March 23 2018 As many accountancy firms will testify, a request from a (typically former) client for access to the accountant's file of papers can often be the…

Suzanne Wharton

Accountant fined over failure to co-operate with HMRC investigation

United Kingdom - February 10 2017 HMRC suspected that two of Mr Shah's clients were involved in a £1.2m VAT fraud. As part of their investigation, HMRC served a Disclosure Notice on Mr…

Suzanne Wharton