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Mar 26, 2013, 12:33 ET Executive CAs fearful of high personal debt levels among Canadians: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, March 26, 2013 /CNW/ - A sizable majority of executive chartered accountants surveyed (75 per cent) believe the high level of personal debt among Canadians is hurting the economy, according...


Mar 21, 2013, 18:40 ET CICA gives federal budget a B Plus rating

TORONTO, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA)* gives the federal government a B Plus rating for a budget that focuses on balancing the books while providing...


Mar 19, 2013, 12:26 ET Media Advisory - Turn to the CICA for expert commentary on federal budget day

TORONTO, March 19, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) will have a special team of experts in Ottawa on federal budget day - March 21, 2013. The expert commentators...


Mar 08, 2013, 08:36 ET Optimism dips among executive CAs as U.S. economy remains a concern: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, March 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Optimism about the national economy is down among Canada's executive chartered accountants for the second straight quarter, according to the latest CICA Business...


Mar 05, 2013, 12:28 ET Technical tax amendments provide clarity: CICA

TORONTO, March 5, 2013 /CNW/ - The technical tax amendments associated with Bill C-48 will help to improve clarity and certainty, according to the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA).1 ...


Feb 07, 2013, 13:00 ET Appointment of Financial Literacy Leader needed: CICA

TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) firmly believes that a nationally coordinated effort involving many stakeholders is required to improve the...


Feb 05, 2013, 10:12 ET Third audit quality discussion paper issued for Canadian consultation

TORONTO, Feb. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - The role of audit committees is the focus of a third discussion paper produced for a consultation process seeking Canadian input on international discussions that could...


Jan 22, 2013, 08:47 ET Worried Canadians increasingly cautious about their money: CICA survey

TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Money worries appear to be motivating Canadians to focus on sound financial decision making in 2013, according to a national survey conducted for the Canadian Institute ...


Dec 20, 2012, 09:06 ET U.S. economy a growing concern for Canadian executive CAs: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Canada's executive chartered accountants are increasingly anxious about the U.S. economy heading into a new year, according to the latest CICA Business Monitor (Q4...


Dec 14, 2012, 17:40 ET CICA welcomes recommendation to reduce tax complexity

TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) is calling on the federal government to listen to recommendations pertaining to tax complexity emerging from...


Nov 30, 2012, 12:00 ET A milestone day for CA students passing the Uniform Evaluation

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) congratulates the 3,077 students who have passed the profession's 2012 Uniform Evaluation (UFE). The UFE is one...


Nov 26, 2012, 15:38 ET CICA welcomes contribution increase for Tax-Free Savings Accounts

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) applauds the federal government's announced increase to the annual contribution limit for Tax-Free Savings...


Nov 21, 2012, 18:55 ET Top honours for TELUS at Corporate Reporting Awards

TORONTO, Nov. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - For the third straight year, TELUS Corporation captured top honours at the Corporate Reporting Awards, presented annually by the Canadian Institute of Chartered...


Nov 19, 2012, 11:00 ET /R E P E A T - Media Advisory - CICA honours corporate reporting excellence/

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2012 /CNW/ - They are the most prestigious and coveted national awards of their kind in Canada. The Corporate Reporting Awards have recognized the best reporting practices in the...


Nov 15, 2012, 14:29 ET Media Advisory - CICA honours corporate reporting excellence

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2012 /CNW/ - They are the most prestigious and coveted national awards of their kind in Canada. The Corporate Reporting Awards have recognized the best reporting practices in the...


Nov 14, 2012, 11:48 ET Contingency fee arrangements help promote innovation: CICA

TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2012 /CNW/ - Contingency-based fee arrangements have become a vital component of the tax incentive system for promoting innovation among Canadian businesses, according to the...


Nov 08, 2012, 09:02 ET Focus on personal finances to avoid stress: CICA survey

TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - A lot of unnecessary stress could be eliminated with a greater focus on personal finances, according to a national survey conducted for the Canadian Institute of...


Oct 23, 2012, 17:04 ET Reducing tax complexity a key to economic recovery: CICA

TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) today in Ottawa outlined what it views as priorities for the next federal budget if the country is to experience...


Oct 17, 2012, 12:07 ET Small Business Week ideal time to focus on eliminating burden of government red tape: CICA

TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Small Business Week in Canada provides an excellent opportunity to focus on the impact of government red tape on this critical sector, according to the Canadian...


Oct 05, 2012, 05:00 ET Many executive CAs forecast employment increases as optimism climbs: CICA Business Monitor

TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Executive chartered accountants are more optimistic about the Canadian economy and many expect employee levels to rise at their companies, according to the latest CICA...


Sep 27, 2012, 14:51 ET Discussion papers issued for Canadian audit quality consultation

TORONTO, Sept. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - Canadians are invited to comment on two discussion papers focusing on international deliberations that could affect a wide variety of stakeholders in Canada. The...


Sep 23, 2012, 12:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Canada's chartered accountants host major financial reporting conference/

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - The Financial Reporting and Accounting Conference, presented annually by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA), is one of the most respected events of ...


Sep 21, 2012, 17:47 ET New Board Chair and Vice-Chair for Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants

TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Shelley Brown is the new Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA) and Len Boggio assumes the position of...


Sep 20, 2012, 15:16 ET Media Advisory - Canada's chartered accountants host major financial reporting conference

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - The Financial Reporting and Accounting Conference, presented annually by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA), is one of the most respected events of ...


Sep 20, 2012, 14:07 ET Federal government must keep its house in order and focus on country's tax regime: CICA

TORONTO, Sept. 20, 2012 /CNW/ - Strong fiscal management by the federal government and a greater focus on Canada's tax regime are crucial to enhancing economic growth and achieving a sustained...