Johannesburg, Thursday 18 December 2014 – The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) has advised companies to gear up for the new auditing which will change the way listed companies present their auditing and financial reports.
Another South African Chartered Accountant CA(SA) Garth Coppin has been appointed to serve on the International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) Advisory Council with effect from 1 January 2015
Johannesburg, 3 December 2014 - The Integrated Reporting Committee (IRC) of South Africa has released a publication aimed at assisting new preparers of integrated reports.
Johannesburg, Monday, 17 November 2014 - The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) has welcomed the general binding ruling issued by SARS in respect of pensions received by or accrued to a resident from a source outside South Africa stating that the ruling will now provide clarity with regard to the exemption of pension receipts where part of the services in respect of which the pension accrues was rendered outside the Republic of South Africa (RSA).
Johannesburg, Wednesday 5 November 2014. The Thuthuka model will be presented on Wednesday 12 November at the World Congress of Accountants in Rome on invitation of the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC)
Johannesburg, Tuesday 4 November 2014. 33-year old Gavin Lucas, lead founder and CEO of the Stor-Age Self Storage Group has been announced as the winner of the Top 35 - under-35 chartered accountants award. Lucas’s company has more than 370 employees with a portfolio value in excess of R1, 5 billion and is well on its way to meeting its target of being a R2-billion, 40-property portfolio by 2015.
Johannesburg – 15 October, 2014. A survey of all 475 JSE-listed companies has revealed that South African company directors, CEOs and CFOs are still predominantly white and male – but indicates hopeful signs of transformation within the younger generation.
Johannesburg, Tuesday, 7 October 2014 – The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), ran a pilot project in Qwaqwa. The Junior Accounting Olympiad allowed 95 Grade 9 learners to participate.
Johannesburg 14 October 2014 - As the year draws to a close and bonus season being just around the corner, the contentious issue around exorbitant executive salaries, compensation packages and incentives will raise its ugly head once again.
Johannesburg, Monday 22 September 2014 - On 25 September 2014 a handful of High School learners will be awarded as top provincial contestants at the Grey High School in Port Elizabeth for their participation in the South African Mathematics Olympiad’s (SAMO) second round that took place in May this year.