Category Archives: ICAI

CA JOBS Portal by ICAI : Exclusive Job Portal for Chartered Accountants Launched

By | September 28, 2018

Exclusive Job Portal for Chartered Accountants Launched A unique and exclusive Job Portal for Chartered Accountants https://cajobs.icai.org has launched where no. of companies and vacancies increasing every day. Members can find a best job on this portal that matches their interest. Exclusive Job Portal for Chartered Accountants Launched : Click here https://cajobs.icai.org CA Jobs Portal Explained… Read More »

ICAI invites suggestions on “Part A- FORM GSTR-9C – Reconciliation Statement, Part B-Certificate”

By | September 16, 2018

Dear Member, Greeting from Indirect Taxes Committee of ICAI! The Government vide Notification No. 49/2018 – Central Tax dated 13th Sept, 2018 has notified “Part A- FORM GSTR-9C – Reconciliation Statement, Part B-Certificate” to be certified by the Chartered Accountants, which can be downloaded from http://www.cbic.gov.in/resources//htdocs-cbec/gst/notfctn-49-central-tax-english-new.pdf;jsessionid=4CEF3120901571CC607B4BA25FD1A7CA Considering that most of you are involved in actual implementation of GST… Read More »

ICAI Valuation Standards 2018 : Download /Print

By | August 28, 2018

ICAI Valuation Standards 2018 Recognising the need to have the consistent, uniform and transparent valuation policies and harmonise the diverse practices in use in India, the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) at its 375th meeting has issued the Valuation Standards which are 1st of its kind in India. With a… Read More »

E book by ICAI on regulatory aspects of Articled/Audit Assistants

By | August 24, 2018

Publication of E-Book on “Ready Reckoner on Regulatory Aspects of Articled/Audit Assistants: Capacity Building for CA Firms & Practitioners”: An Initiative of the Committee for Capacity Building of Members in Practice (CCBMP), ICAI The Committee for Capacity Building of Members in Practice (CCBMP), ICAI has taken an initiative to bring out a publication of E-book… Read More »

Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions (Taxes and Transfers) : Exposure Draft of ASLB 23

By | August 16, 2018

Committee on Accounting Standards for Local Bodies Announcement The Committee on Accounting Standards for Local Bodies (CASLB) has been formulating Accounting Standards for Local Bodies (ASLBs) since March, 2005. So far, the Committee has issued fifteen ASLBs. Moving forward in this direction, the Committee has finalised the Exposure Draft of ASLB 23, ‘Revenue from Non-Exchange Transactions… Read More »

UDIN system for CAs for Document Verification

By | July 14, 2018

UDIN: An Advanced Solution for Document Verification issued by Chartered Accountant Video Explanation by CA Satbir Singh in Hindi on UDIN system for CAs for Document Verification What is Unique Document Identification Number (UDIN)? Unique Document Identification Number (UDIN) is a unique number, which will be generated by the system for every document certified/ attested by… Read More »

Accounting Policy Changes (Proposed amendments to IAS 8)

By | April 17, 2018

Accounting Policy Changes (Proposed amendments to IAS 8) Introduction In this Exposure Draft, the International Accounting Standards Board (Board) proposes to amend IAS 8 Accounting Policies, Changes in Accounting Estimates and Errors. The Board expects these amendments to facilitate the application of particular voluntary changes in accounting policy, improving the overall quality of financial reporting. Invitation… Read More »

ICAI GST E-Newsletter –March 2018

By | April 14, 2018

Dear Professional Colleagues  Greetings from Indirect Taxes Committee!  We are glad to inform you that Indirect Taxes Committee of ICAI has come up with the fifteenth edition of GST E-Newsletter on GSTand with this, we have completed one year of this publication.The comprehensive publication contains latest GST updates, relevant articles on important issues under GST, initiatives… Read More »

Free Book : Compliances of Service Tax/ GST in Banking Sector

By | April 14, 2018

Dear Professional Colleagues, Banking and other Financial Services were brought under the scope of Service Tax net from 16.07.2001. During the financial year 2017-18 the provisions of service tax applied till June 2017 and thereafter for 9 months provisions for GST law has been made applicable since July, 2017.Post GST regime the services provided by… Read More »

Draft Handbook on Accounting Treatment under GST – For Suggestions

By | April 9, 2018

Draft Handbook on Accounting Treatment under GST – For Suggestions Dear Members or Other Stakeholders, The Committee has drafted a handbook on accounting treatment under GST given below. In this regard, we request you to provide your comments/suggestions at the link https://goo.gl/forms/92zwewildriB4apm2 or idtc@icai.in preferably in 15 days i.e 25th April, 2018. Your valuable suggestions… Read More »

Empanel as Resource Person to Conduct Various Programmes for Benefits of Members in Industry

By | April 8, 2018

Madam/Sir, We are pleased to share with you that the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India through its Committee for Professional Accountants in Business & Industry organizes various knowledge enriching programmes, Conferences, Industry Meet, Outreach Program for the benefit of the members in industry. The Committee invites proposals from Chartered Accountants, Bankers, Capital Market experts,… Read More »

ICAI suggestions for GST Law on construction & refund etc.27.03.18

By | April 8, 2018

ICAI/IDTC/2017-18/Rep/4 27th March, 2018 Shri Upender Gupta Commissioner, Goods and Services Tax Policy Wing Central Board of Excise & Customs, Department of Revenue, Government of India, North Block, New Delhi – 110 001 Respected Sir, Sub: ICAI’s suggestions on GST on specified issues The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI), being the accounting regulator,… Read More »

Joint Audit of Financial Statements : ICAI Revised Standard on Auditing (SA) 299

By | March 31, 2018

Revised Standard on Auditing (SA) 299, “Joint Audit of Financial Statements” Introduction Scope of this SA 1. The practice of appointing more than one auditor to conduct the audit of large  entities has been in vogue for a longtime, sometimes voluntarily by the shareholders or sometimes due to the requirements of laws or regulations. Such auditors,… Read More »

Finacle e-Learning module for Auditors

By | March 28, 2018

PDC of ICAI Presents Finacle e-Learning-An Effective Auditing Tool   • Since the audit of the Banks for the year 2017-18 is about to start, the ICAI has aimed at setting up a benchmark in Bank Audits by using the technical expertise of Finacle partners, Infosys, as they have committed to provide us a comprehensive and… Read More »

Multinational Accounting Firms in India : ICAI constituted Group to examine issues

By | March 28, 2018

No.M-626/08/MAF&PWC/2018 27th March, 2018 Madam/Dear Sir, ALL MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL Sub.: Constitution of a Group to examine the issues arising out of the Judgement dated 23.02.2018 of the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the matter of operation of Multinational Accounting Firms in India The Hon’ble Supreme Court of India vide its combined Judgement dated 23rd… Read More »

ICAI takes Stringent Action against CA Students for adopting unfair means in Exams

By | March 22, 2018

Cases of adoption/attempt to adopt unfair means are reported in respect of the examinations held every time. In respect of the Examinations held in November 2017, over 90 cases of infringement/ violation of Instructions to Examinees, which tantamounts to adoption of unfair means, were reported. The nature of infringement/ violation in these cases, inter alia,… Read More »

ICAI Advisory for Members in case of Bank Audits 

By | March 12, 2018

Institute of Chartered Accountants of India Advisory for the Members regarding Allocation of Work among the Joint Auditors in case of Bank Audits  1   As you are aware that ICAI has issued Standard on Auditing (SA) 299, “Responsibility of Joint Auditors”. Regarding allocation of work among the joint auditors, SA 299 provides as follows: “Division of… Read More »

CA May 2018 Exam : ICAI Announced dates and procedure

By | January 11, 2018

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India [Set up by an Act of Parliament] Post Box No. 7112, ‘ICAI BHAWAN’, Indraprastha Marg New Delhi– 110002 IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT 9th January, 2018 No. 13-CA (EXAM)/M/2018: In pursuance of Regulation 22 of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988, the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is pleased… Read More »

Eligibility criteria for Direct Entry Students of ICAI relaxed

By | October 17, 2017

Further Relaxation in the eligibility criteria for Direct Entry Students registering from 1st July, 2017 to 31st July, 2017 for appearing in May, 2018 Intermediate Examination under Revised Scheme of Education and Training – (14-10-2017) ANNOUNCEMENT  13th October, 2017 Sub: Further Relaxation in the eligibility criteria for Direct Entry Students registering from 1st July, 2017… Read More »

MEF Form (Multipurpose Empanelment Form) for 2017-18 Live

By | July 24, 2017

Multipurpose Empanelment Form for the year 2017-18 Online Multipurpose Empanelment Form (MEF) for the year 2017-18 is live at www.meficai.org. The last date for submission of online MEF Form for the year 2017-18 is 15th August, 2017 and for submission of hard copy of “DECLARATION FOR MEF 2017-18” is 22nd August, 2017. In case, an applicant faces any problem regarding MEF,… Read More »

Nov 2017 CA Exam Date Sheet – Announced by ICAI

By | June 24, 2017

Nov 2017 CA Exam November 2017 Exam dates has been announced by ICAI :- No. 13-CA (EXAM)/N/2017: In pursuance of Regulation 22 of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988, the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is pleased to announce that the Intermediate (IPC) and Final examinations will be held on the dates… Read More »

CA Course – Summary of Revised Scheme of Education and Training

By | June 3, 2017

Steps under Route I – Foundation Course Route Register with Board of Studies (BoS) after appearing in Class XII examination so as to complete four months study period (i.e. register till 30th June/ 31st Dec. for November/ May Examination). Qualify Class XII examination (if not done earlier) Appear for Foundation examination in November/ May. Qualify… Read More »

New Scheme CA Course of Education and Training – FAQ

By | June 2, 2017

Revised Scheme of Education and Training for  CA Course, FAQs and Implementation Schedule The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has formulated the Revised Scheme of Education and Training in lines with International Education Standards issued by International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) after considering the inputs from various stakeholders. The Revised Scheme of Education… Read More »

Last date for registration of CPT/IIPCC/Final under existing scheme of CA Course

By | May 30, 2017

Press Release For CPT/IIPCC/Final under the existing scheme of CA Course – Last Date of registration On or before June 30, 2017 The role of a Chartered Accountant is evolving continually to assume newer responsibilities in a dynamic environment. In the given dynamic scenario, the potentiality of the Chartered Accountancy education system, to meet the… Read More »

CA Course – Revised Scheme of Education and Training notified by ICAI

By | May 30, 2017

Chartered Accountants (Amendment) Regulations 2017 THE INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF INDIA NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 25th May, 2017 No.1-CA(7)/178/2016.—Whereas certain draft regulations further to amend the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988, were published as required by sub-section (3) of section 30 of the Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 (38 of 1949), in the Gazette of India,… Read More »

CPT June 2017 Examination Admit Cards

By | May 26, 2017

Admit cards in respect of candidates admitted to the CPT June 2017 examination, with their photographs and signatures on them, are hosted on icaiexam.icai.org No physical admit cards will be sent to any candidate. Candidates are required to download and print their admit cards from the website. In terms of the decision of the Examination… Read More »

Paragraph 17 of Revised Guidance Note on Audit of Consolidated Financial Statements

By | May 26, 2017

Important Clarification on Amendment to Paragraph 17 of Revised Guidance Note on Audit of Consolidated Financial Statements – (25-05-2017)   I. The Council of ICAI at its 365th meeting held on May 17-19, 2017 considered a matter regarding amendment to paragraph 17 of Revised Guidance Note on Audit of Consolidated Financial Statements issued in October… Read More »

Advertising by CA’S in practice engaged in Coaching/Teaching activities – ICAI Annoucementt

By | May 18, 2017

INSTITUTE OF CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS OF INDIA ANNOUNCEMENT Re: Advertising by members in practice engaged in Coaching/Teaching activities Regulation 190A of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988 provides that a chartered accountant in practice shall not engage in any business or occupation other than the profession of accountancy, except with the permission granted in accordance with a… Read More »

ISA AT – New Syllabus, June 2017

By | May 13, 2017

Information System Audit – Assessment Test (ISA – AT) New Syllabus, June 2017 – (13-05-2017) Subject: Information System Audit – Assessment Test (ISA – AT) New Syllabus, June 2017 Members are hereby informed that the next Information Systems Audit (ISA) Course Assessment TestNew Syllabus which is open to the members of the Institute, will be… Read More »

CPT Exam june 2017-last date extended for submission of exam application forms

By | May 2, 2017

Extension of last date for submission of Examination Application Forms in respect of Common Proficiency Test (CPT) to be held in June, 2017 CPT is scheduled to be held on 18th June, 2017. Students who have registered for the Common Proficiency Course on or before 3rd April, 2017 and fulfill the eligibility requirements are eligible… Read More »

ICAI reduced marks required for passing ISA AT Test

By | April 26, 2017

Requirements for passing Information Systems Audit (Assessment Test) 25th April 2017 It is hereby informed that in exercise of the authority vested with it under Regulation 204 of the Chartered Accountants Regulations, 1988, the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India has decided to revise the requirement for passing the Information Systems Audit(Assessment… Read More »

ICAI Discontined some of Post Qualification Courses for Members

By | April 25, 2017

Discontinuation of some of the Post Qualification Courses for Members – (25-04-2017) 25th April 2017 Re: Discontinuation of some of the Post Qualification Courses for members The post qualification courses for members conducted by ICAI include the following: Management Accountancy Course (MAC) Tax Management Course (TMC) Corporate Management Course (CMC) and International Tax Laws and… Read More »

ICAI Withdrawal of FAQ on Revised Schedule VI to Companies Act 1956. – (25-04-2017)

By | April 25, 2017

Withdrawal of Frequently Asked Questions on the Revised Schedule VI to the Companies Act, 1956. – (25-04-2017) Source : Institute of Chartered Accountants of India CL&CGC/ 20/ 2017-2018 25th April, 2017 ANNOUNCEMENT Sub: Regarding withdrawal of Frequently Asked Questions on the Revised Schedule VI to the Companies Act, 1956 as issued by the Corporate Laws… Read More »

ICAI to take action against CA involved in money laundering

By | April 15, 2017

ICAI Press Release – Robust Disciplinary Mechanism – (13-04-2017) ICAI Press Release Our attention has been drawn to the media reports regarding the raids conducted by the Enforcement Directorate on the offices of the Chartered Accountants in New Delhi, who were alleged to be involved in the money laundering and hawala like transactions through shell… Read More »