RSM: Financial and economic stress index sees record spike

RSM’s Market Stress Index has recorded its steepest and most protracted spike in negative sentiment since the metric was introduced, as COVID-19 fears intensify.

Published 3 April 2020

RSM partners with Turing Fest to support Scottish tech start-ups

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM is once again collaborating with Turing Fest on the NextGen Founders network, to bring Scottish tech startups, partners and investors together to build, grow and lead.

Published 28 February 2020

Shirley McIntosh: Legal sector faces new challenges thanks to property tax changes

Shirley McIntosh, tax partner at RSM, discusses the new challenges facing the legal sector amid changes in property tax.

Published 5 February 2020

RSM sees boardroom changes following internal accountancy error

A management reshuffle has occurred at accountancy firm RSM following the discovery of an error in its accounts. 

Published 6 January 2020

BDO appoints Kevin Lamb as director

Accountancy and business advisory firm BDO LLP has strengthened its business restructuring team with the appointment of director Kevin Lamb in its Edinburgh office.

Published 17 December 2019

UKHospitality: Tourist tax threatens regional jobs

UKHospitality has today published an analysis that reveals that if a tourist tax was introduced across the country it will lead to a hit to the Scottish economy of over £200 million and the loss of nearly 6,000 jobs.

Published 2 December 2019

Shirley McIntosh: Scots can be forgiven for being baffled by the party manifestos

Understanding the complex UK tax system is hard as it is, but when you layer on the interaction with the devolved administrations, the task gets even harder for Scottish voters. RSM’s Shirley McIntosh unpicks the manifesto claims with a Scottish lens.

Published 27 November 2019

RSM: Mid-market firms must improve whistleblowing procedures

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has found that a quarter of middle-market firms don’t have a formal process in place to handle whistleblowing.

Published 18 November 2019

RSM named most active M&A advisors in Scotland

RSM's corporate finance team continues to be the most active financial adviser in the Scottish Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) advisory market.

Published 5 November 2019

RSM makes two senior appointments to Scottish team

RSM has appointed Paul Smith to join its capital allowance team as director and Will Simpson as an associate director in the firm's corporate tax team.

Published 31 October 2019

CAS sounds alarm over mis-selling of debt solutions

Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) issued a warning yesterday that an increasing number of people may be being sold debt solutions that don’t work for their circumstances.

Published 24 October 2019

Airbnb UK threatened with legal proceedings by HMRC

Airbnb UK has received a warning from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) that legal proceedings could be initiated against the company over "tax laws or regulations impacting the company's business".

Published 23 October 2019

Accountants urge government to delay VAT Domestic Reverse Charge

An audit, tax and consulting firm has joined the call for the UK Government to delay its proposed implementation of the VAT Domestic Reverse Charge due to the apparent lack of preparedness from within the industry.

Published 30 August 2019

RSM to sponsor the 2019 Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open

Audit, tax and consulting firm RSM has announced it will sponsor the 2019 Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open, which takes place for the first time at the Renaissance Club in North Berwick from today.

Published 11 July 2019

RSM promotes Connor Agnew and Fiona Duncan to director

Business advisory firm RSM UK has announced the appointment of Connor Agnew and Fiona Duncan as directors in its Edinburgh and Glasgow offices.

Published 10 December 2018