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1. Name of firm *This question is required.

2. Are you a national firm or regional firm? *This question is required.

National

Regional

3. Region *This question is required.

North East

North West

Yorkshire & the Humber

East Midlands

West Midlands

East Anglia

South East

South West

London

Northern Ireland

Scotland

Wales

4. Total UK fee income for the last financial year (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m). *This question is required.

5. % change in fee income on previous year. Please indicate a rise with the prefix + and a fall with the prefix -. For example, +10 (for a rise of 10%) and -7.56 (for a fall of 7.56%).*This question is required.

6. Date of year end to which the above figures apply (dd/mm/yy) *This question is required.

7. Looking ahead, do you expect your revenue growth rate in the next year to be higher or lower than the last set of results? *This question is required.

Higher

Lower

About the same

8. Number of UK offices in the main parent firm. Please enter a number from 1 upwards.*This question is required.

9. What is the name of your managing partner? *This question is required.

10. What is your current total number of UK partners? *This question is required.

11. Are you a member of an international firm? *This question is required.

Yes

No

12. Are you a member of an international network? *This question is required.

Yes

No

Please give the name of the international firm/network *This question is required.

13. Are you a LLP, PLC, Partnership? *This question is required.

14. Do you pool profits? *This question is required.

Yes

No

How do you pool profits? *This question is required.

Regional

National

International

Other

If Other, please specify: *This question is required.

15. Do you offer advice on accounting software investments? *This question is required.

Yes

No

16. Total amount that your firm has invested in new technology in the past 12 months (please give figure in £)

17. Audit/accounting fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

18. Audit/accounting: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

19. How many partners work in audit/accounting?

20. Tax fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

21. Tax: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

22. How many partners work in tax?

23. Consultancy fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

24. Consultancy: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

25. How many partners work in consultancy?

26. Insolvency/business restructuring fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

27. Insolvency/business restructuring: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

28. How many partners work in insolvency/business restructuring?

29. Corporate finance fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

30. Corporate finance: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

31. How many partners work in corporate finance?

32. Personal finance/wealth management fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

33. Personal finance/wealth management: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

34. How many partners work in personal finance/wealth management?

35. Forensic fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

36. Forensic: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

37. How many partners work in forensic?

38. Payroll fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

39. Payroll: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

40. How many partners work in payroll?

41. Pensions advice fee income (in million pounds). You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 4.75 (for £4,750,000) or 9.0 (for £9m).

42. Pensions advice: % change on last year. Please indicate increase with + and a decrease with -. For example, +4 (for 4% increase) or -12 (for 12% decrease).

43. How many partners work in pensions advice?

44. Other areas of activity: please indicate up to three other areas not included in the above list.

45. How many partners in total work in these other areas?

46. Fees per partner (UK fees/UK partners). Please give in £UK. You can indicate to two decimal places. For example,1.75 for £1,750,000, or 0.91 for £910,000.

47. Do you expect to increase UK partner numbers in 2020? *This question is required.

Yes

No

48. What is the average age of your UK partners? *This question is required.

49. What is the average remuneration of your UK partners? Please give in £UK. You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 1.75 for £1,750,000, or 0.91 for £910,000. *This question is required.

50. How many UK partners under the age of 40 work for you? *This question is required.

51. Is the head of your firm male or female? *This question is required.

Male

Female

52. What percentage of your UK partners are male; what percentage are female? *This question is required.

Male

Female

53. What proportion (%) of your qualified UK accountants are female?, Of your UK partners are profit-sharing?, Of your UK partners are salaried? *This question is required.

% of your qualified UK accountants are female

% of your UK partners are profit-sharing

% of your UK partners are salaried

54. Number of professional staff (excluding partners and support staff) *This question is required.

55. Fees per professional staff. Please give in £UK. You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 1.75 for £1,750,000, or 0.91 for £910,000. *This question is required.

56. What is the average salary of professional staff? Please give in £UK. You can indicate to two decimal places. For example, 1.75 for £1,750,000, or 0.91 for £910,000. *This question is required.

57. What do you expect to happen to your UK professional staff headcount in 2020? *This question is required.

Rise

Fall

Remain the same

58. What do you expect to happen to your UK support staff headcount in 2020?

Rise

Fall

Remain the same

59. UK staff attrition rate last year (%) *This question is required.

% Across all staff

% Across newly qualified

60. Do you have a diversity and/or equality policy in place? *This question is required.

Yes

No

61. Do you have a dedicated diversity director? *This question is required.

Yes

No

62. What proportion of the following come from a BAME background (%): *This question is required.

% of UK partners

% of UK qualified accountants

63. Have you bought or sold a firm or part of a firm in the last financial year? *This question is required.

Yes

No

Please provide details

64. Do you have a corporate social responsibility program in place? *This question is required.

Yes

No

65. What is your website address? *This question is required.

66. If you wish to make comments on any aspect of the data you have provided, please do so here:

67. Do you expect partnership profits for 2020-2021 to increase or decrease? *This question is required.

Increase

Decrease

Remain the same

68. Name of respondent *This question is required.

69. Position *This question is required.

70. Telephone number *This question is required.This question requires a valid number format.

71. Email *This question is required.This question requires a valid email address.