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Northern Society of Chartered Accountants

At the heart of northern business since 1882

Autumn Tax update with Bob Trunchion

Northern Society of Chartered Accountants www.norsca.co.uk

Join Bob Trunchion for his regular half yearly Tax updates.

This course has been specifically designed to meet the needs of general practitioners, concentrating on matters that really affect your clients – achieving these aims for 30 years. Attending every six months not only gives you targeted CPD but alerts you to what you need to know. It is presented by an experienced speaker who has been training for the Northern Society of Chartered Accountants for all that time and understands the local environment.

Event Information

This course has proved to be the essential update for all practitioners and staff involved with clients affected by tax issues, as well as tax specialists for 30 years! The course aims to keep your technical knowledge up to date to comply with the ever-changing regulatory environment. The course is intended not only to alert you to such technical changes, but to highlight practical points which can be used in practice.  

By the time of the Course, changes to supply chains and other matters due to Brexit will be settling down and, hopefully, the Covid-19 Pandemic and other winter bugs should be easing. We will have had a Budget in the Autumn of 2021. Whilst this is heralded as just a “technical” Budget, there is still plenty of scope to change capital taxes in the UK given all the technical proposals that have been made by the OTS!

Clearly, there should be another Budget come the Autumn of 2022.

Whether “major or a minor” Budgets, all the above factors will combine to give a considerable amount of content to cover!

Content

This course aims to provide delegates with a practical and intensive review of developments over the last six months as well as changes likely to occur in the near future.

This course aims to cover the following topics:

  • Tax announcements in 2021 Autumn Budgets
  • What was in the resultant Finance Act 2021 and will be in Finance Bill 2022?
  • Is there anything our clients should be doing now in the light of the increases already announced to CT and NIC
  • Where are we on MTD, its delayed introduction and how should we be preparing our firms and our clients
  • Where are we on the “level playing field” like the extension of IR35, the NMW/NLW etc?
  • Recent Tax cases and HMRC pronouncements
  • VAT and indirect tax developments including import and export solutions, ATED revaluations
  • Other regulatory announcement affecting the Tax Profession such as on AML, CCOs, PCRT and all the other regulatory matters where we have to keep up to date.
Cost – webinar rates
RATE COST
Price £60.00 + VAT
Retired Member £30.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £30.00 + VAT
Cost – in person attendance rates

This course will be a hybrid event – you can attend in person too at Blaydon Rugby Club – please see details at this link.

RATE COST
Price £90.00 + VAT
Retired Member £45.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £45.00 + VAT
Northern Society CPD programme 2022

Northern Society runs a full programme of CPD courses that are open to all. Details of our 2022 programme are set out below.

Date Session Speaker
24 March 2022 What makes a good audit senior? James Charlton
30 March 2022 A very practical Tax update – what you need to know Rebecca Benneyworth
30 March 2022 Employment Taxes – an absolutely essential update Rebecca Benneyworth
28 April 2022 Spring Tax update Bob Trunchion
12 May 2022 Common disclosure errors in financial statements John Selwood
23 June 2022 The A to Z of small and micro entity accounts Peter Herbert
22 September 2022 Making Tax Digital – less than 130 days to go Rebecca Benneyworth
22 September 2022 25% Corporation Tax – are there any small business Tax planning issues left? Rebecca Benneyworth
11 October 2022 What makes a good audit junior? James Charlton
19 October 2022 Are you ready for changes in auditing in 2023? John Selwood
17 November 2022 Property Accounting – all the important considerations for accountants Peter Herbert
1 December 2022 Autumn Tax update Bob Trunchion

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Property accounting – all the important considerations for accountants with Peter Herbert

Northern Society of Chartered Accountants www.norsca.co.uk

A property accounting update delivered by Peter Herbert.

Most practitioners act for clients that have some accounting issues relating to property. Many act for professional landlords, property traders or property developers. Most other clients will own or rent property – which create their own accounting challenges. This session will look in depth at all the relevant issues and consider solutions in the event that either FRS 102 or FRS 105 is being applied.

 
Event Information

Topics covered include:

  • Accounting implications of raising finance for property transactions
  • Classifying properties in financial statement
  • Investment property accounting – frequently asked questions
  • When should property developers recognise revenue?
  • Construction contract accounting – key tips and traps
  • FRS 102 v FRS 105 – key similarities and differences

Who should attend the seminar?

  • Partners, managers and staff in accounting firms who act for builders, professional landlords or any entities that rent property or who have property assets. The seminar is also relevant for accountants in industry.
Cost – webinar rates
RATE COST
Price £60.00 + VAT
Retired Member £30.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £30.00 + VAT
Cost – in person attendance rates

This course will be a hybrid event – you can attend in person too at Blaydon Rugby Club – please see details at this link.

RATE COST
Price £90.00 + VAT
Retired Member £45.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £45.00 + VAT

 

Northern Society CPD programme 2022

Northern Society runs a full programme of CPD courses that are open to all. Details of our 2022 programme are set out below.

Date Session Speaker
24 March 2022 What makes a good audit senior? James Charlton
30 March 2022 A very practical Tax update – what you need to know Rebecca Benneyworth
30 March 2022 Employment Taxes – an absolutely essential update Rebecca Benneyworth
28 April 2022 Spring Tax update Bob Trunchion
12 May 2022 Common disclosure errors in financial statements John Selwood
23 June 2022 The A to Z of small and micro entity accounts Peter Herbert
22 September 2022 Making Tax Digital – less than 130 days to go Rebecca Benneyworth
22 September 2022 25% Corporation Tax – are there any small business Tax planning issues left? Rebecca Benneyworth
11 October 2022 What makes a good audit junior? James Charlton
19 October 2022 Are you ready for changes in auditing in 2023? John Selwood
17 November 2022 Property Accounting – all the important considerations for accountants Peter Herbert
1 December 2022 Autumn Tax update Bob Trunchion

 

 

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Are you ready for changes in auditing in 2023? with John Selwood

Northern Society of Chartered Accountants www.norsca.co.uk

Join John Selwood for his update on the significant changes in audit for 2023.

This session will cover the significant changes arising from:

  • ISA (UK) 315 (Revised July 2020) Identifying and Assessing the Risks of Material Misstatement and
  • ISA (UK) 240 (Revised May 2021) The Auditor’s Responsibilities Relating to Fraud in an Audit of Financial Statements.
  • Revised/New International Standards on Quality Management

Revised ISAs 315 and 240 are effective for periods beginning on or after 15 December 2021. In most cases this means that the changes will apply to December 2022, year ends,

Revised ISQMs apply from 15 December 2022.

Event Information

This course will cover:

ISA 315 (Revised)

  • Overview of the revised ISA
  • The more granular risk assessment
  • Spectrum of risk
  • Identifying significant risks
  • Internal controls – general IT controls
  • Other detailed revised requirements

ISA 240 (Revised)

  • Overview of the revised ISA
  • The auditor’s responsibilities in relation to fraud
  • The audit team discussion
  • Use of experts
  • Dealing with whistle-blowers
  • How to appropriately apply scepticism
  • Management override
  • Testing journals

Revised ISQMs

  • Overview of ISQM 1, ISQM 2 and ISA 220 Revised
  • Establishing quality objectives
  • Risk assessment – identify and assess risks
  • Monitoring and remediation processes including root cause analysis
  • Documentation
  • Using off-the-shelf solutions

Suitable for: This update is for all auditors.

Cost – webinar rates
RATE COST
Price £60.00 + VAT
Retired Member £30.00 + VAT
Cost – in person attendance rates

This course will be a hybrid event – you can attend in person too at Blaydon Rugby Club – please see details at this link.

RATE COST
Price £90.00 + VAT
Retired Member £45.00 + VAT

 

Northern Society CPD programme 2022

Northern Society runs a full programme of CPD courses that are open to all. Details of our 2022 programme are set out below.

Date Session Speaker
24 March 2022 What makes a good audit senior? James Charlton
30 March 2022 A very practical Tax update – what you need to know Rebecca Benneyworth
30 March 2022 Employment Taxes – an absolutely essential update Rebecca Benneyworth
28 April 2022 Spring Tax update Bob Trunchion
12 May 2022 Common disclosure errors in financial statements John Selwood
23 June 2022 The A to Z of small and micro entity accounts Peter Herbert
22 September 2022 Making Tax Digital – less than 130 days to go Rebecca Benneyworth
22 September 2022 25% Corporation Tax – are there any small business Tax planning issues left? Rebecca Benneyworth
11 October 2022 What makes a good audit junior? James Charlton
19 October 2022 Are you ready for changes in auditing in 2023? John Selwood
17 November 2022 Property Accounting – all the important considerations for accountants Peter Herbert
1 December 2022 Autumn Tax update Bob Trunchion

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What makes a good audit junior?

Northern Society of Chartered Accountants www.norsca.co.uk

This seminar is aimed at those with up to two years’ experience with little or no understanding of audit.

An audit junior is required to understand the fundamental principles of an audit and the relevant audit assertions. This seminar, targeted at those with up to two years’ practical experience, will provide participants with a range of practical tools to develop their skills and competence in the field.

Event Information

Topics covered include:

  • Understanding the audit assertions and directional testing
  • Documenting systems notes and performing walk through tests
  • How to question, and listen, effectively when talking to client staff
  • Using analytical skills and common sense when carrying out audit work
  • Documenting work and producing good quality working papers
  • When and how to seeking assistance from seniors, managers and partners

Who should attend the seminar?

  • Staff in accounting firms with little or no experience in auditing but who want to learn more
Cost – in person course
RATE COST
Price £60.00 + VAT
Speaker

James Charlton
James is an experienced trainer specialising in financial reporting, both UK GAAP and IFRS, audit and the charity sector. James also has experience in the banking and insurance sectors.

James spent a number of years in professional examination training before entering the world of CPD training. He brings energy and interactivity to every course that he delivers.

James has also worked in the audit technical team at a national mid-tier firm, providing financial reporting and audit technical advice to the audit and accountancy departments, writing and reviewing technical materials for the practice, and performing engagement quality control reviews on audit files.

Northern Society CPD programme 2022

Northern Society runs a full programme of CPD courses that are open to all. Details of our 2022 programme are set out below.

Date Session Speaker
24 March 2022 What makes a good audit senior? James Charlton
30 March 2022 A very practical Tax update – what you need to know Rebecca Benneyworth
30 March 2022 Employment Taxes – an absolutely essential update Rebecca Benneyworth
28 April 2022 Spring Tax update Bob Trunchion
12 May 2022 Common disclosure errors in financial statements John Selwood
23 June 2022 The A to Z of small and micro entity accounts Peter Herbert
22 September 2022 Making Tax Digital – less than 130 days to go Rebecca Benneyworth
22 September 2022 25% Corporation Tax – are there any small business Tax planning issues left? Rebecca Benneyworth
11 October 2022 What makes a good audit junior? James Charlton
19 October 2022 Are you ready for changes in auditing in 2023? John Selwood
17 November 2022 Property Accounting – all the important considerations for accountants Peter Herbert
1 December 2022 Autumn Tax update Bob Trunchion

 

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25% corporation tax – are there any small business tax planning issues left? with Rebecca Benneyworth

Northern Society of Chartered Accountants www.norsca.co.uk

A practical update with Rebecca Benneyworth

This course will look at all of the tax issues affecting small businesses including small owner managed companies and their directors and shareholders.

Event Information

Is tax planning dead or are there pockets of sensible and practical advice?

Do join us to hear the latest!

Cost – webinar rate
RATE COST
ICAEW Member £60.00 + VAT
Non-Member £60.00 + VAT
Retired Member £30.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £30.00 + VAT
Cost – in person attendance rates

This course will be a hybrid event – you can attend in person too at Blaydon Rugby Club – please see details at this link.

RATE COST
Price £90.00 + VAT
Retired Member £45.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £45.00 + VAT
Northern Society CPD programme 2022

Northern Society runs a full programme of CPD courses that are open to all. Details of our 2022 programme are set out below.

Date Session Speaker
24 March 2022 What makes a good audit senior? James Charlton
30 March 2022 A very practical Tax update – what you need to know Rebecca Benneyworth
30 March 2022 Employment Taxes – an absolutely essential update Rebecca Benneyworth
28 April 2022 Spring Tax update Bob Trunchion
12 May 2022 Common disclosure errors in financial statements John Selwood
23 June 2022 The A to Z of small and micro entity accounts Peter Herbert
22 September 2022 Making Tax Digital – less than 130 days to go Rebecca Benneyworth
22 September 2022 25% Corporation Tax – are there any small business Tax planning issues left? Rebecca Benneyworth
11 October 2022 What makes a good audit junior? James Charlton
19 October 2022 Are you ready for changes in auditing in 2023? John Selwood
17 November 2022 Property Accounting – all the important considerations for accountants Peter Herbert
1 December 2022 Autumn Tax update Bob Trunchion

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Making Tax Digital countdown – less than 130 days to go! with Rebecca Benneyworth

Northern Society of Chartered Accountants www.norsca.co.uk

A practical update with Rebecca Benneyworth via webinar.

The biggest change to affect the tax system since self-assessment is less than 6 months away.

Event Information

Rebecca will explain when your clients will be subject to the new rules and what you need to do to comply with the reporting requirements.

Are spreadsheets acceptable? Do I need to change accounting date? All will be revealed.

Cost – webinar rate
RATE COST
Price £60.00 + VAT
Retired Member £30.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £30.00 + VAT
Cost – in person attendance rates

This course will be a hybrid event – you can attend in person too at Blaydon Rugby Club – please see details at this link.

RATE COST
Price £90.00 + VAT
Retired Member £45.00 + VAT
Career Break Member £45.00 + VAT
Northern Society CPD programme 2022

Northern Society runs a full programme of CPD courses that are open to all. Details of our 2022 programme are set out below.

Date Session Speaker
24 March 2022 What makes a good audit senior? James Charlton
30 March 2022 A very practical Tax update – what you need to know Rebecca Benneyworth
30 March 2022 Employment Taxes – an absolutely essential update Rebecca Benneyworth
28 April 2022 Spring Tax update Bob Trunchion
12 May 2022 Common disclosure errors in financial statements John Selwood
23 June 2022 The A to Z of small and micro entity accounts Peter Herbert
22 September 2022 Making Tax Digital – less than 130 days to go Rebecca Benneyworth
22 September 2022 25% Corporation Tax – are there any small business Tax planning issues left? Rebecca Benneyworth
11 October 2022 What makes a good audit junior? James Charlton
19 October 2022 Are you ready for changes in auditing in 2023? John Selwood
17 November 2022 Property Accounting – all the important considerations for accountants Peter Herbert
1 December 2022 Autumn Tax update Bob Trunchion

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Northern Society of Chartered Accountants 140th Anniversary Afternoon Tea

Join us as we celebrate Northern Society’s 140th Anniversary.

The first meeting of the Northern Society of Chartered Accountants (at first known as the Northern Institute of Chartered Accountants) was held at 3pm on Monday 31 July 1882 at St Nicholas Chambers, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Event Information

Join Northern Society President Dr Yvonne Gale for afternoon tea to celebrate the society’s 140th Anniversary, at St Nicholas Cathedral close to the building of the first meeting in 1882.

Cost
RATE COST
Price £12.50 + VAT
Programme

Please note that the programme is subject to change

TIME SESSION
15:00 Welcome
15:15 Afternoon tea is served
17:00 Close

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Teesside Pan Professional Joint Supper & Quiz

Join us for one of Tees Valley’s most popular pan professional events.

Our popular pan professional supper and quiz is back in person for 2022. This is a fantastic opportunity to network with professional service contacts throughout Teesside. Early booking is recommended.

Event Information

The evening will be a great opportunity to network as over 150 professionals representing more than 43 organisations in accountancy, banking, law, IFA’s and IPs across the Tees Valley attended last year’s event.

The evening will include a three course meal followed by a quiz.
19.00 start and formalities conclude by 22:00, networking and bar available until 23:00.

Cost
RATE COST
Price £25.00 + VAT

 

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Retried members lunch and talk by local playwright Ed Waugh

Join us for our retired members lunch and talk.

Local playwright, Ed Waugh, will discuss his new book, Geordie Plays: Volume 1: Hadaway Harry – The Great Joe Wilson – Carrying David. 

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Harry Clasper, Joe Wilson and Glenn McCrory; three Tyneside heroes, each with a magnificent tale to tell.

It’s a fantastic opportunity to find out more about these beloved plays and hear about the importance of regional heritage to us.

Ed’s latest work, Wor Bella, tells the story of Blyth Spartan’s Ladies’ striker, Bella Reay. Bella was the Alan Shearer of her day!

Ed also has a successful writing partnership with Trevor Wood, and their plays include Dirty Dusting and Alf Ramsey Knew My Grandfather.

You will get a chance to ask Ed any questions you may have.

This event is open to retired members and their guests. The cost includes a two-course lunch with a glass of wine or soft drink, Tea or Coffee and VAT.

Cost
RATE COST
Price £25.00 + VAT
Programme

Please note that the programme is subject to change

TIME SESSION
12:00 For a 12:30 arrival
12:30 Lunch
14:00 Ed Waugh, Talk
15:00 Close

 

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Teesside business confidence insights roundtable

Focussing on business insights in Teesside and the wider North East Region

We will discuss the latest business confidence findings with local ICAEW member Steve Plaskitt, and explore how the findings relate to Teesside, and the wider North East region.

Event Information

Discuss the latest ICAEW Business Confidence Monitor findings with local experts and industry insiders and get the real insights into the issues surrounding business confidence in Teesside (and beyond).

We would also like to focus on the Government’s recently published Levelling Up White Paper and what this means for the Northern region and what success would look like for Teesside. This will be an interactive roundtable discussion where we will ask delegates to share their local industry knowledge – Chatham house rules will apply.

This roundtable discussion is open to members and non-members however numbers are restricted, please book early to secure your seat at the table.

We would like to thank MHA Tait Walker for hosting this event and extending their hospitality.  We request that delegates take the necessary precautions/lateral flow test before attending this meeting.

Cost
RATE COST
Price No Charge
Programme

Please note that the programme is subject to change

TIME SESSION
11:30 Welcome, roundtable introductions
11:40 BCM overview – Steve Plaskitt 

Insights – James Callaghan

12:05 Roundtable discussion
12:30 Networking lunch provided by MHA Tait Walker
13:00 Close

 

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