False accounting is not just a problem for accountants

Aziz Rahman is founder of Rahman Ravelli
Aziz Rahman, of award-winning business crime solicitors Rahman Ravelli, emphasises the need for all companies to prevent accounting irregularities. When it comes to the issue of false accounting, the obvious assumption that many make is that it only relates to accountants. But this can be a dangerous assumption. True, the accountants “do the books’’ and ensure that a company has received all it is owed and has paid all it owes. But they can only work with the information that they have been given. Many more people in a com... For the full story register now for free or login below...