AIA was pleased to support the Malaysian Institute of Accountants International Accountants Conference 2013, which took place at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on 26 and 27 November 2013. An AIA delegation, including Branch Representatives and AIA Recruitment Manager, Sharon Gorman attended, and the AIA also exhibited at the event, which attracts accounting professionals from all over Malaysia and the world.
AIA was delighted to welcome many delegates to the stand, including YB Dato" Seri Haji Ahmad Husni Mohamed Hanadzlah, Minister of Finance of Malaysia.
Sage have partnered with AIA, to promote our shared vision to create world class accountants, who provide excellent service across their client base. Sage believe that by working with high calibre institutions like the AIA, they gain the right knowledge and background to ensure accountants are up-to-date and prepared in today and tomorrow's environment.
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The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne gave his annual Autumn Statement to Parliament on 5 December 2013. The statement provided an update on the government's plans for the economy based on the latest forecasts from the Office for Budget Responsibility.
Tolley®,the UK's only provider of critical tax information, in-depth reference, ground-breaking training and learning resources and unique market insight, is working in partnership with AIA to provide tax technical information to members. Following the Autumn Statement, AIA members now have access to the latest tax guidance on Corporate Tax, Employment Tax, IHT - Trusts and Estates, Owner Managed Business, Personal Tax and VAT.
AIA works with academic and professional partners across the globe to share knowledge and expertise in accountancy education; this programme of academic transference is a two-way process. In India, AIA is enjoying a growing relationship with many academic partners and has recently welcomed many new members from this region.
AIA Council Member and India Representative, Mahender Khari, FAIA, has interviewed Dr Sumat P Aggarwal of Ramanujan College on the Indian education system and the opportunities for professional accountancy education.
Tolley is working in partnership with the AIA to provide technical tax information to AIA members, and they have put together a comprehensive, tailored package of key tax guides at a special discount price for members.
The bundle includes Tolley's Tax Guide, the "Nation's Favourite Tax Book" according to AccountingWeb; Whillans' Tax Tables (Finance Act edition), known and respected for their accuracy; and Tolley's Taxwise I & II, a highly practical text on how to best approach real-life computations.