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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.


This edition includes an interesting overview of recent developments in the pharmaceutical services sector from a business perspective. Click here for the full...
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The Manila Times has published an article featuring Marycris Oplas, entitled, "A Woman of Substance Who Never Turns Back." Read the article...
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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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Accountancy Europe's January SME Update is now available here.
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This edition includes an interesting overview of recent developments in the pharmaceutical services sector from a business perspective. Click here for the full...
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In a guest post Nicholas Newman, Head of Digital Assets at Harris & Trotter LLP, writes for The Audit Directory about the problems associated with auditing digital assets.  Whilst the first block of the blockchain was mined on 3rd January 2009, over 14 years ago, accountancy firms have been slow in the development of their service offering to...
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The December edition of Accountancy Europe's Newsletter is now available here.
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The December edition of Accountancy Europe's Tax Policy Update is now available here.
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New IFAC report explores how professional accountants in business and the public sector are stepping up to support their organizations through chaotic times. Read the full report...
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Highlights Commissioner’s speech and new study assessing the 2014 EU audit legislation Council gives its final green light to the CSRD IFAC releases additional support for small firms on the IAASB’s quality management standards FRC plans to increase competition and resilience in the audit marketRead the full update here The Keynote...
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Cyber incidents can have a significant impact on an SME’s ability to do business and cause major financial loss. It is crucial that SMEs identify and mitigate those risks in a context where our economies are increasingly digitalised. SMEs’ accountants are their trusted advisors and can play a key role in mitigating SMEs’ cyber risk. The...
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The November edition of Accountancy Europe's Sustainability Update is now available here.
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Practical Tax Strategies has published the article, "How Inflation Reduction Act Can Ramp up R&D Tax Credits for Startup Companies," by Yair Holtzman from BKR Member Firm Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP (New York). Read the article...
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