Recently social media is abuzz about removal of membership of around 12000 Chartered Accountants for non payment of their annual membership fees. The names of members, whose annual membership fees are not received before the due date, are removed from the Register of Members, with effect from 1st October 2017.
Members were required to pay their annual membership fee by 30th September 2017.
Check your status of membership Number by visiting the link https://www.icai.org/new_post.html?post_id=1812&c_id=92
Restore your Membership and enjoy the benefits that a Chartered Accountants enjoys
Discontinuance of the membership has excluded you from the privileges/benefits that a Chartered Accountant enjoys and also deprives you, from the participation in the Institute’s activities and programmes designed for dissemination of knowledge, professional development and continuing professional education
Equally important, this has deprived the profession and the members of the benefits of your knowledge and experience, in the field of your specialization, which would have resulted had you participated as a member
Through the membership of the Institute you are also entitled for monthly journal of the Institute ‘The Chartered Accountant’ and the monthly newsletters of Regional Councils and of Branches of the Institute, free of cost, participation in the conferences, seminars and other programmes organized by the Institute, Regional Councils and/or Branches at concessional rates; regular update of programmes being organized and initiatives taken from time to time for the benefit of the profession and members; emerging professional opportunities, practice area development, publications of the Institute, recently announced/benefits from CABF, Group Insurance Scheme (on payment of additional contribution); issuance of Identity Cards, etc.
The Institute has taken number of initiative for the benefit of its members in the industry. These include campus recruitment, advance career employment facilitation mechanism, industry specific training programmes, technical publications and documentations.
You would appreciate that membership of the Institute gives a proud feeling of being a part of the profession.
You are invited to apply and again become member of the Institute. Please print the Form No. 9 and update the particulars wherever necessary (e.g. Change of address if any). All you have to do is sign the said form 9 and send it to the concerned Decentralized Office at the address given therein alongwith the local cheque/DD for the amount indicated in the form 9 and in favour of Secretary, ICAI, payable at the place where the concerned DCO is located.
Should you have any clarification/information, please feel free to mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Source- ICAI and Social Media.