Resources

Transatlantic Business Networks

British-American Business Council (BABC):  www.babc.org

The BABC is the largest transatlantic business network, with 22 chapters - and 2,500 member companies, including many of the world's largest multinationals - based in major business centers throughout North America and the UK.

For a list of the council’s chapters, go to:  www.babc.org/chapters

Dyke Yaxley is a member of the:

North America, Ohio Region Chapter:  http://baccohio.org

United Kingdom, Birmingham Chapter:  www.babcmidlands.org.uk


Government Agencies

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC):  www.hmrc.gov.uk

HMRC is the UK's customs and tax department responsible for ensuring that the correct tax is paid at the right time, whether related to payment of taxes received by the department or entitlement to benefits paid.

Internal Revenue Service (IRS):  www.irs.gov

The IRS is the US government agency responsible for tax collection and tax law enforcement.

US Social Security Administration (SSA):  www.ssa.gov

SSA is the US agency responsible for administering the provisions provided in the Social Security Act, such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and Medicare.

Professional Accounting Organizations

American Institute of CPAs (AICPA):  www.aicpa.org

The AICPA represents the accounting profession, with members in 128 countries. The AICPA sets ethical standards for the profession and US auditing standards. It develops and grades the Uniform CPA Examination and offers specialty credentials for CPAs. Through a joint venture with the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, it has established the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation to elevate management accounting globally.

Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA):  www.cimaglobal.com

CIMA is a UK-based professional body offering training and qualification in management accountancy and related subjects, focused on accounting for business. It has members and students in 176 countries.

Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT):  www.tax.org.uk

The CIOT is the leading professional body in the UK for advisers dealing with all aspects of taxation.

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW):  www.icaew.org

ICAEW is a professional membership organization, supporting over 138,000 chartered accountants around the world by providing insight and leadership to the global accountancy and finance profession.

The Ohio Society of CPAs (OICPA):  www.ohiocpa.org

The Ohio Society of CPAs represents more than 22,000 CPAs in business, education, government and public accounting.