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Pakistan

By: (Wednesday, June/20/2001)

CAPA has 2 Members in Pakistan, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and the Institute of Cost and Manangement Accountants of Pakistan (ICMAP)


The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP)

ICAP was established under The Chartered Accountants Ordinance, 1961 as a self regulatory body and it operates under the CA By Laws.

Affairs of ICAP are governed by a Council comprising 19 members. 15 members of the Council are elected by ICAP members and 4 are nominated by the Federal Government.

ICAP is an examining body for candidates aspiring to become Chartered Accountants. It regulates the accounting and auditing profession in Pakistan, which inter alia include standard setting, quality control, and investigation.

Apart from its core functions, ICAP contributes in promoting corporate governance, formulating econimic policies of Federal and Provincial Governments including the federal budget with specific focus on taxation.

ICAP is also participates prominently in professional activities and development on an international level. ICAP nominees have roles in the boards and committees of various international bodies including the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC), the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA), Asian-Oceanian Standard-Setters Group (AOSSG), the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), as well as CAPA.

Address:

Chartered Accountants Avenue, Kehkshan
Clifton Block 8
Karachi 75600

Country:

PAKISTAN 

Tel:

92-21-111 000 422

E-mail: 

info@icap.org.pk



The Institute of Cost and Manangement Accountants of Pakistan (ICMAP)

Founded in May 1951 and was originally named "Pakistan Institute of Industrial Accountants" which was change in 1976 to the ICMAP. The Institute is a statutory body constituted under the Cost and Management Accountants Act 1966.

The National Council of the Institute comprises of 12 members; 8 are elected from amongst the Fellows of the Institute while 4 are nominated by the Federal Government.

Address:

Street 18/C
Block 6, Gulshan-e-Iqbal
Karachi 75300

Country:

PAKISTAN 

Tel:

92-21-924 3900

Fax:

92-21-924 3342

E-mail: 

ed@icmap.com.pk  

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