Keeping up to date with the latest accounting and tax issues can be a struggle. We are delighted to invite you to this event specifically designed to help Finance Directors and other senior professionals to understand these issues and learn from best. There will also be plenty of opportunity to network with other delegates.
8:00 Registration, breakfast and networking
8:30 Welcome and introduction, Anthony Woodings, ICAEW Manchester Council Member and HURST Partner
8:45 The M&A Market and the Finance Director, Nigel Barratt, HURST Corporate Finance
Increasingly Finance Directors are becoming more involved in M&A activity. In this session Nigel Barratt, HURST Corporate Finance gives an update on the market and shares his tips for staying ahead of the game.
9.15 Hot Topics in Financial Reporting, Peter Herbert, The Smart Training Group
With preparation of accounts using new UK GAAP (FRS 102) a matter of months away, a prime objective of this year’s financial reporting session will be to highlight the most contentious aspects of the new rules and explain how companies are addressing them. The session will also cover the raft of new company legislation relevant to finance directors and what it means in practice.
10.30 Hot Topics in Financial Reporting continued…
11:30 Tax Update for the Director, Paul Brown, HURST Partner
It is essential to stay up to date with tax changes not only to stay within the law but also to maximise value for you and your business. Paul will provide an overview of recent changes and review the recent conservative emergency budget and what this may mean to you and your business.
12:30 Lunch and networking
14.00 Close & depart.
This event is always highly popular, book early to avoid disappointment.