22 Jul 2024 | Press release

SAICA condemns the attack on SARS advocate Coreth Naudé

Johannesburg, 22 July 2024 - The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) condemns in the strongest possible terms, the attempted assassination of Advocate Coreth Naudé, a senior advocate acting for the South African Revenue Service (SARS) in a tax inquiry.

20 Jun 2024
Press release

Empowering South Africa’s Youth: Over 3350 learners to attend the SAICA FASSET Development Camps this month

More than 3350 high school learners will attend the FASSET SAICA Development Camps across South Africa’s nine provinces this youth month to harness their academic potential and achieve the results needed to pursue careers in high-demand professions.

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4 Jun 2024
Press release

The curious case of costing the NHI

Johannesburg, Tuesday, 4 June 2024 - While the President has signed the National Health Insurance (NHI) into law, the bean counters at National Treasury have yet to start looking for their excel sheets needed to ensure the NHI is fully costed. SAICA’s Executive for Taxation, Pieter Faber, provides clarity on why funding the NHI has been so elusive.

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22 May 2024
Press release

SAICA congratulates new board members of the Accounting Standards Board

The Accounting Standards Board (ASB) recently announced its new board members, tasked with serving the public interest by setting Standards of Generally Recognised Accounting Practice (GRAP) that promote accountability, transparency, and effective financial management within all spheres of government.

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10 May 2024
Press release

SAICA hosts corporate reporting webcast to propel SMEs for future growth

The South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA) hosted a corporate reporting webcast for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) on Monday, 22 April 2024, focusing on the 2024 economic outlook, financial reporting, assurance, Companies Amendment Bill, and sustainability.

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22 Apr 2024
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SAICA and Standard Bank partner to make a difference in the lives of youth

Johannesburg, 22 April 2024 - In a groundbreaking initiative aimed at empowerment and fostering diversity within the accounting profession, Standard Bank has forged a pioneering partnership with the South African Institute of Accounting (SAICA) to sponsor fourth-year accounting students at three historically disadvantaged universities in 2024. This marks the first collaboration of its kind between a leading financial institution and an esteemed accounting body, with the objective of elevating aspiring accountants who may lack the financial resources to pursue their dreams. This collaboration embodies the belief that success is achieved not only through individual effort but also through collective empowerment and support.

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9 Apr 2024
Press release

SAICA welcomes Akash Singh as the National Council President

Johannesburg, 9 April 2024 - We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Akash Singh as the new President of the National Council and ex officio member of the Board.

Akash is taking over the reins from Kobus Swanepoel, and we thank him for his unwavering support and dedication to SAICA and the accounting profession throughout his tenure.

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