Independent Review – working papers to avoid KPMG mistakes

The KPMG Gupta scandal has revealed the serious engagement risk faced by accounting firms.  A lack of engagement quality control and failure to do proper client acceptance procedures has cost KPMG a number of clients and huge public embarrassment.   Nicolaas van Wyk, CEO of the Southern African Institute for Business Accountants (SAIBA), is presenting a course th […]

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Bitcoin: The Future of Money? 

Bitcoin: The Future of Money?  Bitcoin is the talk of the town. Seemingly overnight, the cryptocurrency has amassed both an exponential value in net- worth and world- wide attention. A bitcoin is now valued at over 4000 dollars. And the trend is catching on in South Africa. Supermarket giant Pick ‘n Pay announced that it […]

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Accountant Earnings

How much should a Financial Accountant earn?

Article source: Payscale Do you want to know what the average salary is for a Financial Accountant in South Africa? A Financial Accountant earns an average salary of R313,580 per year. People in this job generally don’t have more than 20 years’ experience. A skill in Microsoft Excel is associated with high pay for this […]

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CPD Principles and Practices

CPD PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICES Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is the process of tracking and documenting all the skills, knowledge and experience that you gain – formally and informally – as you work beyond your initial qualifications or training. CPD is one of the requirements for renewing your ICBA membership, as on-going learning means you are keeping […]

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The Annual Africa Transfer Pricing Summit

              The Annual Transfer Pricing Conference has become the pre-eminent annual event for South African transfer pricing specialists to share ideas and update themselves on the latest transfer pricing trends. The event seeks to provide both a South African and regional perspective on the topic through transfer pricing experts […]

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CPDtv Promotion for ICBA Members

CPDtv offers verifiable Continuous Professional Development for accounting professionals. CPDtv has produced nearly 300 CPD programmes since their first programme in October 2009. The service is designed to save time and money, both currencies in short supply in todays pressured society. They have finalized our year end package that consists on a pack of 20 […]

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