MHA Academy Advisor: Summer 2017

As you break for the summer holidays, the latest MHA Academy Advisor is now available for you to read. The Academy Advisor newsletters are put together by our colleagues in our national association MHA. They are designed to keep academies and free schools up to date with current news as well as provide tips and advice on financial issues surrounding the sector.

In this edition we cover:

  • Academies Accounts Direction changes:
    – No deferral of accounts
    – Clarification points
    – Additional disclosures
    – Recognition of income
    – Accounting for land and buildings
  • Gender Pay Equality Reporting
  • Land & Buildings Collection Tool
  • Teachers’ Pension
  • Accessing the Apprenticeship Levy
  • Timetable for submissions
Read the Summer 2017 Academy Advisor


You can find previous editions of the Advisor on our resources page.

Academies Update Seminar
19th September • 8.30am-12pm • Amelia House, Worthing

Financial management and accounting in the academies sector is becoming increasingly difficult. Our seminar will help you meet your regulatory compliance obligations as easily as possible and prepare you for future challenges and opportunities.

Join us for our free Academies Update Seminar to make sense of the changing landscape.

During our free seminar, we will cover:

  • Legal updates and recent MAT developments
  • Safeguarding the future
  • VAT updates
  • Top financial tips
  • The academies landscape

This seminar will be suitable for business managers as well as finance trustees.

If you have any questions relating to the Academies Accounts Direction changes please contact our Academies team by calling 01903 234094.