Fundamental changes to lease accounting

As we venture into 2020, some companies with December year ends will be to get to grips with a new International Financial Accounting Standard, IRFS 2016 on leases which came into effect for periods beginning on or after 1 January 2019. It is important to note that...
It’s heavenly at The Angel

It’s heavenly at The Angel

I can’t remember the last time I visited Purton but here I am today as we are doing a photo shoot in the area.  I’m with new partner designate Jenna Wheeler, although Jenna is not new to me as I first met her when I started at Morris Owen and she was just fourteen and...
New Partner announced at Morris Owen

New Partner announced at Morris Owen

The partners at Morris Owen Chartered Accountants are very pleased to announce that Jenna Wheeler will become a partner on 1st January 2021. Jenna joined the firm as a trainee Chartered Accountant in 2012 having previously spent time with them on a school work...
The Bear Inn, Cirencester

The Bear Inn, Cirencester

My first working lunch of 2020 sees me crossing the road from our Cirencester office and straight into The Bear Inn opposite!  You may think I’m not able to walk past a pub…. but it’s grey and drizzly and Ian has to make this a quick lunch to get back into the office...

Has Brexit cast a shadow on Commercial Property

Last month’s suspension of M&G’s Property Portfolio fund sent some, albeit fairly minor, shock waves across the UK’s Financial Services sector.  Rumours of another industry-wide closure of commercial property funds, similar to that witnessed in the wake of the...