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Active members and associates around the world
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The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA), South Africa’s pre-eminent accountancy body, is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading accounting institutes. The institute provides a wide range of support services to more than
50 000 members and associates who are chartered accountants (CAs(SA)), as well as associate general accountants (AGAs(SA)) and accounting technicians (ATs(SA)).

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Member value proposition

Making a difference in the economy and society

“I am part of a prestigious and valued profession that enables me to participate and make a difference in South Africa and globally, while positively impacting the economy and society.”

Member value proposition

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Latest from SAICA

22 Feb 2024
Press release

How load shedding affects food prices – through diesel

Johannesburg, 19 February 2024 – In the 2023 Budget Speech, the Minister of Finance announced tax relief measures to address the load shedding problem the country is facing.

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21 Feb 2024
Press release

The state of local government; so what’s the solution?

Johannesburg, 19 February 2024 – The Auditor General’s (AG) annual report on the condition of local government is met every year with disbelief, gloom, and doom.

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21 Feb 2024
Press release

SARS … at your service?

Johannesburg, 19 February 2024 – Whilst many are speculating as to what tax increases or incentives the Minister of Finances will announce in his 2024 Budget Speech on 21 February, questions may also arise regarding the plans to further capacitate the South African Revenue Service (SARS) to expand the tax base and improve overall tax compliance.

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