not for profit universities The concept of accounting income is called accounting income. According to the traditional view, the accounting income refers to the difference between the realized income and the corresponding expenses. It has the following characteristics: 2. P45 forms are in four parts, part 1 is retained with the issuing employer and the employee retains part 1 A and may hand parts 2 and 3 for the new employer. The new employer cannot make use of the P45 tax details unless both parts are given over. If either part 2 or 3 with the P45 form is missing then this employee must be asked to complete the Inland Revenue P46 form.