French trust register goes live to public on 30 June

France has taken the unprecedented decision to put its register of trusts online and freely accessible this week. From 30 June the French trusts register can be accessed by using a number of search criteria, including the name of the trust, or identity of the trustee, settlor or beneficiaries. France obtained this information as trustees of… Read More French trust register goes live to public on 30 June

How does FRS102 affect the preparation of trust and estate accounts?

The answer, in two words: ‘it doesn’t’! The new Financial Reporting Standard FRS102 is applicable in the UK and Republic of Ireland and replaces all the UK Financial Reporting Standards and UITF Abstracts in issue prior to the new UK financial reporting regime. It sets the standard for financial reporting and applies primarily to corporate… Read More How does FRS102 affect the preparation of trust and estate accounts?