Accountancy Daily | TOMS VAT scheme fuels Brexit uncertainty

By |September 30th, 2020|

When the subject of the Tour Operators Margins Scheme (TOMS) arises, the response is usually expressionless or one of dismay. With this ‘VAT simplification’ comes a whole host of complexities and problems for businesses. Throw in Brexit and potential EU reforms, and the sector faces an uncertain future. So, what [...]

GBFR | Top tips on how to succeed as a senior woman in business

By |September 1st, 2020|

Lucy Franklin, VP of Sovos Accordance, gives her top tips on how to succeed as a woman in business and in a male-dominated industry, while resetting the scales for other women. When you make it into the senior leadership structure of an organization as a woman, you tend to find [...]

Bloomberg Tax | VAT and EU’s Package for Fair and Simple Taxation

By |September 1st, 2020|

It is clear that there will be considerable changes to how businesses account for VAT in the EU in the coming years. Andy Spencer, of Sovos Accordance, discusses the proposed VAT measures in the Package for Fair and Simple Taxation. We live in challenging times. COVID-19 continues to cause disruption [...]

International Accountant | The Shifting Sands of Compliance

By |July 28th, 2020|

Our Head of Technology Marco van der Veer considers tech-enabled VAT reporting and digitisation. The major forces reshaping VAT in the EU. At Sovos Accordance, we bring together deep VAT expertise with the latest technology to support reporting in the age of digitisation. Find out more. International Accountant | The [...]

Consultancy UK | EY and RSM advise Sovos and Accordance on acquisition

By |July 23rd, 2020|

Global tax software provider Sovos has announced the acquisition of UK firm Sovos Accordance, which specialises in VAT managed services. EY advised Sovos on the deal, while RSM served as financial advisor on the sell side, and DMH Stallard provided legal counsel. Lucy Franklin, CEO of Sovos Accordance, said, “VAT legislation [...]

Press Round-Up | Sovos acquires Accordance

By |July 13th, 2020|

Read our original announcement published on July 7th Sovos provide scalable, end-to-end solutions that ensure VAT compliance, digital reporting and continuous transaction controls worldwide. Sovos Accordance and Sovos combined, we can deliver complementary tax technology alongside expert VAT service support to customers in need of diverse, flexible, realistic offerings that [...]

Dutch News | ‘We are a truly pro-European business’

By |July 8th, 2020|

‘We are a truly pro-European business. Two thirds of our staff are EU nationals’ Big changes are on the horizon within the EU when it comes to fiscal frameworks, says Sovos Accordance VAT’s chief executive Lucy Franklin.  From the company’s Amsterdam office, she and the rest of the team are [...]

Sovos Acquires UK-Based VAT Managed Services Company Accordance

By |July 7th, 2020|

From our CEO Lucy Franklin, "As a global company focused on the full scope of VAT compliance needs, Sovos represents an opportunity for our clients, with a single partner for tax compliance everywhere they do business." To learn more about today’s announcement, read Sovos' press release below. Sovos Acquires UK-Based [...]

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