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BKR International is a resource for accounting industry news on emerging trends in the global accounting industry. As a representative of hundreds of member firms, we regularly share their insights with leading industry publications, business publications and CPA society journals. Our members are also regularly featured in the press. For media questions or a referral to a member firm, contact us.


BKR International's Worldwide Board Meeting, which took place in Amsterdam on Monday, February 28, was covered by The Manila Times.  Read the full article...
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Amit Maheshwari, Partner AKM Global, shared his views on the Tax relief given for Covid treatment, ex-gratia payment. The government on Friday provided tax relief to those who received help from their employers or others for Covid-19 treatment and also offered concessions for ex-gratia payment received by family members of those who died due to...
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The Manila Times has published a piece covering Alas, Oplas & Co., CPAs' new office in Muntinlupa City.  Read the article...
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The Accountancy Europe September Tax Update is now available here and includes the following highlights: European Parliament publishes study on tax advice regulation in Europe; Czech finance minister aims for Pillar 2 deal in October; Germany’s Olaf Scholz says unanimity rule for tax decision-making in the EU should be scrapped; and US...
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Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP is pleased to share that it has once again been recognized by Construction Executive in The Top 50 Construction Accounting Firms™.  “It is truly an honor to be recognized for the fourth year in a row as a Top 50 Construction Accounting Firm. Our Construction Industry Group members are some of the most talented...
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Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP has announced the establishment of a new office in Florida. The Boca Raton location is the first outside of New York State in the firm’s century-long history and will bring Anchin’s exceptional track record of providing financial reporting, tax and advisory guidance to high-net-worth individuals and families,...
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Accountancy Europe have published their latest Tax Policy Update HERE. Highlights include: European Commission launches public consultation on tax advice regulationCouncil finance ministers fail again to finalise Pillar 2 Directive, this time due to HungaryEuropean Parliament condemns Hungary’s veto on Pillar 2 Directive  Accountancy Europes...
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An interesting article from Accounting Today on attracting and retaining talent in the workplace. The 'What works' and 'The value proposition' charts should not be a surprise. Read it...
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Accountancy Europe have published their latest Audit Update HERE. Highlights include: Two new publications with proposals on how to streamline EU audit rules across countriesEU legislators reach agreement on sustainability reporting, including rules on its assurance and their latest Sustainability Update HERE. Highlights include: EU legislators...
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The Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA) has published the article, "Utilizing Tax Incentives to Accelerate Innovation," by Yair Holtzman from BKR Member Firm Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP (New York). Read the article...
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Inside Public Accounting (IPA) has published a profile of Bland and Associates managing partner and BKR Americas Regional Chair, Jeremy Vokt.   Read the piece in full...
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Corporate Taxation has published the article, "Research Credit Refund Claims – New IRS Requirements" (on page 27), by Yair Holtzman, Sharlene Sylvia, and Michael Ganz from BKR Member Firm Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP (New York). Read the article...
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Accountancy Europe have published their latest Sustainability update HERE. Highlights include: JURI Committee hearing on the final CSRD negotiations ECON vote on green bond proposal delayed EFRAG issues Exposure Drafts on ESRS ISSB establishes a working group to enhance compatibility between global baseline and jurisdictional initiatives The May...
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