Further update on the SAICA Governance Review

Further update on the SAICA Governance Review Johannesburg, 31 August 2018 – Our previous communication, dated 31 July 2018, informed you of the outcomes of the workshop that was facilitated by Professor Mervyn King, held on 28 July 2018. The workshop was a preparatory first step for the SAICA governance review, aimed at ensuring that all…

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

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…

What are the values SAICA expects of its members?

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…