Adrian pearson is A VETERAN UK CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT AND the founder of ledgerscope - A SOFTWARE COMPANY MAking great tools for accountants in practice.

Making Tax Digital for the digitally challenged


So, we are to enter a brave new world, where four million self-employed individuals are going to happily and easily use accounting software and "digital tools" are we?

Perhaps the proponents of Making Tax Digital at HMRC could take a pause to read this account of some poor soul on an IT support desk who had to spend 40 minutes giving a lesson on "turning it off and turning it on again".

Michael the Aerial man

The first recorded name in history belongs to an accountant