How prepared are accountants for auto-enrolment?

We regularly meet with accountancy businesses of varying sizes, says Matthew Mitten. Last month, we had meetings with around 20 firms - each with very different sets of clients on their books.

            

What really amazes me is the lack of awareness when it comes to accountants and the auto enrolment legislation. Most have certainly heard about it, but few - to my knowledge - seem to be promoting it heavily to their clients, and flagging the approaching staging deadlines. We hear comments from accountants along the lines of: "Yes, we are just starting to look at this legislation now, or we will do in the next six months or so."

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