SAICA Chairman’s statement on allegation against SAICA executives.

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Johannesburg, 22 June 2018 – The Board of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants’ (SAICA) has noted the statement issued out by Mr Khaya Sithole, which makes mention of allegations against SAICA’s acting CEO and executive team. The SAICA Board distances itself from all the allegations and wishes to reiterate its support for its whole leadership team.

Non-compliance: a reality in South Africa. What are the implications for SAICA members and the public at large?

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Johannesburg, 23 August 2018 – What to do when you know what you know and you know it is wrong? The SAICA Code of Professional Conduct (the Code) has, since 2006, set out certain fundamental principles that members and associates (accountants) should adhere to. The principles are integrity, objectivity, professional competence and due care, confidentiality and professional behaviour. With regard to professional behaviour, accountants are specifically required to comply with relevant laws and regulations and avoid any conduct that discredits the accountancy profession.

What are the values SAICA expects of its members?

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Johannesburg, 07 August 2018 – Ongoing negative publicity regarding the accounting profession has many people asking whether accountants, and more specifically chartered accountants, are still behaving ethically. Michael Dorfan, Chairman of the SAICA Ethics Committee, outlines the values mentioned in the SAICA Code of Professional Conduct and looks at what SAICA is doing to ensure its members live up to these values.