Bloomsbury Professional's Company Law Guide 2017

By Thomas B. Courtney, Una Curtis

The Companies (Accounting) Act 2017 makes over 100 changes to the Companies Act 2014. Taken with the Companies (Amendment) Act 207 and the Beneficial Ownership Regulations 2016, significant changes to company and accounting law and practice have been introduced. This book will explain and contextualize the many changes for legal and accounting practitioners. Key areas covered include: the new four-fold classification of companies for accounting purposes; micro companies-the new regime; consolidation of financial statements-key changes; disclosures in financial statements-key changes; the new rules regarding payments to governments; the shrinking exemption from filing financial statements for unlimited companies; changes to the definition of "external companies"; a comprehensive round-up of the non-accounting amendments to the Companies Act 2014; and more. The chapters in this book comprise expanded versions of the papers given in Bloomsbury Professional's Companies (Accounting) Act 2017 & Beneficial Ownership Regulations seminar. [Subject: Company Law, Commercial Law]

Publication Date: 12/11/2017
Format: Paper
ISBN: 9781526505248