NON-ACADEMIC ICAI UPDATE (NOT RELEVANT FOR EXAMS BUT FOR GENERAL AWARENESS)
Please find text of the Announcement – Preliminary Expression of Interest for Digital Library notification below –
Announcement – Preliminary Expression of Interest for Digital Library
Committee for Members in Practice The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
10th March , 2021
Preliminary Expression of Interest for Digital Library
As you are aware, The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) is a statutory body established in 1949 by an Act of Parliament viz., The Chartered Accountants Act, 1949 for regulating the profession of Chartered Accountants in the Country. The ICAI is also an affiliate-member in various International Bodies representing the Global Accountancy Profession. The Institute is in constant pro-active interaction with various Ministries and Regulatory Bodies such as C&AG, SEBI, Reserve Bank of India, Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Corporate Affairs, etc. on matters relating to the Government’s Fiscal, Economic, Corporate and other allied policies.
The ICAI has around 3.15 lakh members and around 90,000 firms specialising in traditional areas of audit, direct, indirect & international taxes including GST and in emergent areas like insolvency, financial services, risk management and corporate re-structuring etc. Many of our members are serving the industry occupying senior positions such as C&MDs in Banks/Financial Institutions, CEOs and CFOs in leading and reputed public/private sector companies.
The Committee for Members in Practice (CMP) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India is a non-standing Committee formed under regulatory provisions of Chartered Accountants Act, 1949. This Committee has been established for facilitating consolidation and capacity building of CA firms in order to address various challenges faced by CA firms and to conceptualize and implement various means for strengthening their capacity as well as providing comprehensive guidelines for consolidation of CA firms. It aims to encourage and enhance close links between the Institute and the Chartered Accountants, so as to provide them, a base of reference in terms of knowledge, expertise, skills and assistance in their professional growth.
One of the major activities of CMP is to provide a knowledge bank to its members. In this regard, the CMP wishes to develop a Digital Library.
The Digital library, may inter alia, include:
Committee for Members in Practice
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
- Income Tax /Direct Tax Case Online, with Search facility
- GST/Services Tax Online, with Search facility
- Insolvency & Bankruptcy Law Cases Online
- Transfer Pricing Data
- Annual Reports, etc.
The service providers having the requisite experience and expertise in developing and maintaining the Digital Library may send their expression of interest along with budgetary quote to [email protected]. The detailed RFP including Technical and Financial requirements will be uploaded shortly.
CA. (Dr) Sanjeev Kumar Singhal CA. Prasanna Kumar D
Chairman, CMP Vice Chairman, CMP
Official Link of Announcement – Preliminary Expression of Interest for Digital Library notification can be accessed from below –
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