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Spring Edition of Tax Link now available
Tax Link is Nexia's global newsletter, built by the member firms across the Nexia network, which provides up to date information on tax related issues taking place in countries across the world.
In this last edition, you will find several articles including “French Constitutional Court’s decisions to applicable penalties for failing reporting foreign accounts and trusts” and others about tax issues in Australia, the United States, India, Isle of Man, Italy, Kenya, Russia, Spain, Switzerland and Turkey.
> Read the Spring edition of Tax Link
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Press review : Jérôme Burrier for the magazine "Entreprendre"
Jérôme Burrier, CEO of ECA Nexia, gave an interview for the french magazine "Entreprendre" for a special article dedicated to "accounting and auditing firms : the closest advisors of leaders". Jérôme Burrier reaffirms ECA Nexia's commitment in supporting companies in every step of their development.
Throughout their development, companies are supported by consulting and auditing firms: creation, merger, acquisition, diagnosis, evaluation…Thanks to proximity with firms, various skills and expertises, and a watchfull-expert eye, consulting and auditing firms quite naturally became the preferred advisors of companies.
Being part of an international network enables French companies to be effectively supported abroad. So did ECA Nexia by joining the 10th global network of independant consulting an auditing firms las year. Jérôme Burrier, our CEO, explained how our firm grew the past few year iIn order to provide the services required for the good development of our customers’ businesses.
Translation of the interview of Jérôme Burrier :
With 8 partners and 64 people, this firm established in 1974 in Dijon knew a accelerated development since 2000s. With 1 300 customers and €8,7 million of fees, this firm is seen as a regional leader with an national and international scope. Interview with Jérôme Burrier, CEO.
What are your main expertises?
First of all, they are based on our customers’ activities as we are active in specific sectors such as wine-growing and wine-making, food processing, environment, healthcare, hospitality and catering. Our skills are equally shared between consulting and accounting on one hand, and contractual and statutory auditing on the other hand, with partners dedicated to each expertise. We assist business leaders in strategic thinking and also in the management of their own assets (notably transmission). They also appreciate our recommendations on their accounting, financial and administrative organization.
How would you define your other assets?
They reside in our closed relationships with our customers, our understanding of their business and thei needs, and also our great reactivity. We have therefore developed an extremely strong relationship with business leaders, building thus a mutual trust.
Your firm has an international dimension now…
To go further in supporting our clients abroad, we joined in 2016 Nexia International, the 10th global network of independent firms established in 110 countries. This integration has already enabled us to work successfully with member firms in India, Mexico and the USA. Constituted of 250 member firmes similar to ours, this network promotes homogeneous working method while respecting our latitude as an independent firm. Its 5 member firms in France represent more than 700 employees, 80 million euros in fees and cover an expanded range of expertises. It is for us the opportunity to offer a greater range of services to our own customers in France, or to offer our services to larger companies.
> Entreprendre n°309 - April 2017
> Full article in french
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Nexia International announces financial results showing 4% rise in revenue
Nexia International (Nexia) is delighted to report its financial results for 2016, which show total fee income of more than US$3.2bn – an increase of 4% on 2015.
According to the latest International Accounting Bulletin (IAB) World Survey, the network remains among the top 10 major global accounting networks, as measured by fee income.
This increase in global revenue is a result of consistent growth across the network. The Asia Pacific region achieved significant growth of 35%, with China more than doubling its fee income over the course of the year. Nexia’s South American firms have also continued to thrive, resulting in a 19% increase in fee income for the region. North & Central America also reported strong increases in revenue, with 10% growth in the region.
Throughout 2016, Nexia International continued to expand its global presence by attracting 11 new member firms in Australia, Botswana, Canada, China, Curacao, El Salvador, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Somalia, Thailand and The Gambia.
Kevin Arnold, CEO of Nexia International, said: “This reported increase in revenue is great news and shows that the network continues to go from strength to strength.
Our commitment to our growth strategy of recruiting high-quality firms in key and emerging world markets, combined with the delivery of several internal initiatives have been critical to our success.
Furthermore, Nexia’s new brand, launched last year, has put the network in a good position to further exploit the global marketplace and we look forward to our member firms reaping the rewards.”
> For more information, visit www.nexia.com
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In the early of 2017, we are glad to announce a new partnership between our firm and Dijon Etudes Conseils, a student association from Burgundy School of Business. Chartered accountant for this association since 2011, we wanted to go further in our assignment by offering our help to these students.
Record from Philippe Fernandes, partner at ECA Nexia on the initiative of this partnership.
Why establishing this partnership ?
Established in Dijon, our firm ECA Nexia is involved and concerned about the development of local business environment. This involvement manifests through straight relationships with local institutions which train our profession and our companies’ futur. Within our capacity, we are involved in this training by welcoming interns every year. The Junior Entreprise seems to be a excellent way for students to develop and perfect their skills ; that’s why, as professional and as employer, we would like to contribute to the development of the next generation of entrepreneurs.
Why did you choose this association from BSB ?
As chartered accountant of this association, we are well aware of the stakes and issues they are exposed to. We also share common values : a strong regional influence, an international opening and excellence. We show a strong interest in supporting this association which share the same values than us.
How will this partnership work ?
We remain at the disposal of the DEC team to give them an external review and advice on the different projects they wish to submit to us. In any case, we will interfere in the decisions of DEC team ; it is important to empower students.
> More information about Dijon Etudes Conseils
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ECA supports the Climats, vineyards of Burgundy
Since its creation, the firm built strong and sustainable relationships with local players. ECA’s involvement in Burgundy region go further than consulting local companies. Our firm and its members regularly commit themselves to help associations and organizations which share the same attachment to our region.
Through a strong local implication, our firm supports quite naturally the association of Climats, vineyards of Burgundy, inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 2015. This enrolment is the result of 8 years of labour and commitment from several local players.
For more information about Climats, vineyards of Burgundy : www.climats-bourgogne.com
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A new logo for ECA
Committed in providing innovative solutions and high quality services, your accounting firm ECA have decided to join Nexia International, a leading global network of independent accounting and consulting firms.
In order to materialise our membership into this new network, we are pleased to introduce our new brand identity. With this two crossed links, our new logo reflects the values we build our firm with and which still lead us nowadays: confidence, connexion and commitment. Our success comes from competences and experience of our team just as from sustainable relationships built with our customers and partners. This closeness create value and that why we are proud to highlight our collective commitment in our new logo.