Feb 24, 2011

Changes In CA Final Syllabus for May'11

Following Changes have been made by ICAI in Syllabus of CA Final, May'11.
Attached file contains the all changes in syllabus.

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Change in exam timings for May'2011 Chartered Accountant Examinations

February 23, 2011

Change in Examination timings from 9.00 AM-12.00 Noon to 02.00 PM -05.00 PM for May,2011 Chartered Accountants Examinations

The Candidates appearing in the next Professional Competence Examination (PCE),Integrated Professional Competence Examination (IPCE) , Final Examinations and Insurance and Risk Management Examination of the Institute to be held from 2nd May, 2011 to 16th May, 2011 may kindly note that the Examination Timing has been changed from 9.00 AM – 12.00 Noon to 02.00 PM - 05.00 PM (IST) owing to unavoidable circumstances.

Similarly, Examination timings at Abu Dhabi and Dubai Centres will be 12.30 PM to 3.30 PM. UAE local time equivalent to 02.00 PM to 05.00 PM (IST). Examination timings at Kathmandu centre will be 02.15 PM to 05.15 PM Nepal local time equivalent to 02.00 PM to 05.00 PM (IST).

Further to this, please note that there will be no change in the examination schedule in the event of any day of the examination schedule being declared a Public Holiday by the Central Government or any State Government.

( Dr. T. Paramasivan)
Sr. Deputy Director(Exams)

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Feb 16, 2011

ICAI in collaboration with Microsoft

ICAI in collaboration with Microsoft brings to you original licensed software suite which includes Windows 7 Enterprise Upgrade,Office 2010 Professional Plus and Core @ 799 + Taxes


Feb 15, 2011

Select Cases in Direct and Indirect Tax Laws (2010)

Select Cases in Direct and Indirect Tax Laws (2010) – An Essential Reading for the Final Course

[Relevant for May 2011 and November 2011 examinations]

The Board of Studies has been bringing out publications in the area of direct and indirect tax laws to help the students update their knowledge regarding statutory developments and judicial rulings on a continuous basis. “Select Cases in Direct and Indirect Tax Laws - An essential reading for Final Course” is one such publication which helps in understanding the process of judicial decisions.

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>>> Case Laws DT & IDT           Download  

Feb 12, 2011

ICAI Announcement - Filling of Examination Forms

Necessary information is contained in following file.

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2. File 2             View  Download

Feb 11, 2011

ICAI - Announcements on application of AS 30, Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement

February, 11th 2011
Announcements on application of AS 30, Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement, for the accounting periods ending on or before 31st March 2011.

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ICAI - IPCE/Final examination-May 2011 Application Form - How to Fill Roll Number

February, 11th 2011
Integrated Professional Competence Examination (IPCE)/Final examination-May 2011 Application Form - How to Fill Roll Number.
Integrated Professional Competence Examination (IPCE)/Final examination- May 2011 Application Form
IPCE/Final examination application forms for May 2011 examination provide for filling in passing details of PEE II/ PCE/IPCE examinations. Such details include the date/month/year and roll number of the earlier examinations passed.
It is noted that the relevant portion/s of the application form provide for five boxes/circles only whereas there is a possibility that some of the students roll number may contain more than 5 digits.
It is hereby clarified that such candidates are requested to fill up only the last 5 digits of their roll number and leave out the first digit.

Feb 10, 2011

CA Amarjeet Chopra's View on DTC !!


Standards of Auditing as Applicable in May'11

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Applicability of services for May 2011 and November 2011 examinations !!

In respect of taxable services covered in the syllabus of Paper 8 : Indirect Tax Laws,students will be examined only in respect of the following taxable services:

1. Intellectual property services
2. Copyright services
3. Banking & other financial services
4. Asset management including portfolio management and all forms
    of fund management services
5. Clearing and forwarding services
6. Tour operator’s services
7. Port services by major ports and other ports
8. Airport services
9. Goods transport agency’s services
10. Transport of goods by air services
11. Transport of goods by rail services
12. Transport of air passengers service
13. Transport of coastal goods and goods through inland
      water including national waterways
14. Telecommunication services
15. Construction of commercial or industrial buildings or civil structures
16. Construction services in respect of residential complexes
17. Preferential location services

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>>>Taxable Services Applicable

Suggested Answers (Final) -November'10

Suggested Answers - November 2010 Final New Course

Group I
PAPER – 1 : FINANCIAL REPORTING                                                            View  Download
PAPER – 2 : STRATEGIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT                                 View  Download
PAPER – 4 : CORPORATE AND ALLIED LAWS                                            View  Download
Group II
PAPER – 5 : ADVANCED MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING                            View  Download
PAPER – 7 : DIRECT TAX LAWS                                                                      View  Download 
PAPER – 8 : INDIRECT TAX LAWS                                                                  View  Download

SA-620 (Revised)

This File Covers the detailed description of SA 620 with past year Questions comparing with SA 500(Revised).

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Exclusion of certain topics in the CA Final Examination to be held in May, 2011 !!!!

On a review of the Final Course syllabus, the Council has decided to exclude the following topics from the Final Examination to be held in May, 2011:-

Paper 1:Financial Reporting
- Inflation Accounting

Paper 5 :Advanced Management Accounting
- Time Series Analysis; and
- Test of Hypothesis.

Students are advised to note the change.

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>>Exclusion From Syllabus.doc