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ICAEW Becomes ABS Licensing Authority

on Aug 7, 2014 9:00:00 AM By | Kings Court Trust | ICAEW Industry News Licensing Authority ABS
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) will soon step into the role of license issuer for alternative business structures (ABSs) that provide probate services, Legal Future reports. The UK Parliament approved the order allowing ICAEW to assume the role in late July.
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Law Society to Challenge ICAEW's Bid to Regulate Probate

on Mar 11, 2013 9:00:00 AM By | Kings Court Trust | ICAEW Industry News Probate Regulation
The Law Society will contest the application by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) to regulate probate services and alternative business structures (ABSs), Legal Futures has reported.
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ICAEW Seeks to Regulate Accountants for Probate Work

on Jan 2, 2013 9:00:00 AM By | Kings Court Trust | ICAEW Industry News Regulation
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) said earlier last year that it had applied to become a regulator of probate services and Alternative Business Structures (ABSs), and that a minimum of 100 accountancy firms are anticipated to seek ABS status this year.
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Institute of Chartered Accountants Seeks to Regulate Probate Work

on Jul 13, 2012 9:00:00 AM By | Kings Court Trust | ICAEW Industry News Probate Regulation
The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) has launched a consultation to become a regulator of probate work and a licensing body for alternative business structures (ABSs), Legal Futures reported in late June, citing ICAEW's draft application.
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