Futurist Dimitri Dimitriadis captured the attention of delegates at the AGN World Congress 2022 in Athens, with his two-part session titled “Future is a human invention – Future Mindset and how to be futureproof. In this article, Dimitri explains what the Metaverse means for accounting professionals and how firms can enter the Metaverse.
AGN member firm BKL in London are proud to announce that they are now a Certified B Corporation (B Corp): a worldwide community of businesses that meet high standards of verified social and environmental performance, public transparency and legal accountability to balance profit and purpose. B Lab, a US-based not-for-profit network, provides this certification. The […]
In the U.S., October is recognized as Long-Term Care Planning and Financial Planning Month. These are great ‘excuses’ for AGN members to reach out to their clients and explore additional services that can be provided. AGN North America will use this month to give a post-busy season reboot to our educational content and member connections […]
The AGN Taxpresso is a quarterly publication designed to give you a better understanding of the Asia Pacific (AP) region.
AGN EMEA Taxation Task Force (TTF) Newsletter Cross-border inheritances and gifts are on the rise due to the changes in life and work – what should you know? We would like to draw your attention to cases in which the persons involved are residents in different countries, or the subject of the transfer are assets […]
News from the AGN EMEA Accounting, Auditing & Education Committee (AAEC): On 29th April 2022, the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRG) launched the public consultation process to draft the ‘first set’ of EU Sustainability Reporting Standards (ESRS). The Corporate Sustainability Reporting Directive (CRD) draft was submitted before the deadline of 8th August 2022 and […]
A summary of the most relevant taxes in Europe, the Middle East & Africa.
Contributed by: CT&P. The Great Resignation – the ever-growing exodus of people who decided, since 2021, to quit their job. This has led to the current staff shortage, affecting the global economy across all industries. It’s been a little over a year since Anthony Klotz, a psychologist and Professor of Business Administration at Texas A&M […]
Forty-five years ago this month, four public accounting firms based in the U.S. decided to get together with the plan to form a collaboration and placed an ad in the September 1977 Journal of Accountancy seeking like-minded firms. This action was the first public announcement and beginning of “The Continental Association of CPA Firms” (CACPA) […]
AGN Global Business Voice: International Business Issues. What are the practical implications of the metaverse for business owners? In part one, we looked at the metaverse concept as famously espoused by Mark Zuckerberg in 2021. The metaverse appears to hinge on integrating a range of existing technologies, such as virtual reality and blockchain. Still, it […]
News from the AGN EMEA Accounting, Auditing & Education Committee (AAEC): The EU Taxonomy Regulation serves to achieve the EU’s climate and environmental sustainability goals. The following six environmental goals determine the classification of environmentally sustainable economic activities:
Contributed by: Clark Schaefer Hackett. Data visualization is vital for ﬁnancial and business leaders. According to recent studies, organizations with real-time data visualization can quickly obtain critical information 78% of the time. That’s 22% more often than organizations without it. Strong data visualization capabilities make companies twice as likely to use data when making decisions, […]