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ICSI Auditing Standard Mandatory from 1st April, 2020

CA, CS, CMA - Institute of Company Secretaries of India ICSI has issued Auditing Standard for audit by ‘Practicing Company Secretary” . These standards issued by ICSI. These standards were effective from 1st July, 2019. However, from 1st July,2019 it was recommendatory. These standards are mandatory w.e.f. 1st April, 2020. Important Note: ** These ...

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ICSI Auditing Standars For Professionals

CA, CS, CMA - ICSI has issued the first four Auditing Standards which are mandatorily applicable to the auditor on or after 1st April, 2020. The first three Standards will be applicable to all kinds of audit engagements and the fourth one will specifically be applicable for the Secretarial Audit under section 204 of the Companies Act, 2013....

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New Regulations Including CSEET (CS Executive Entrance Test): FAQs

CA, CS, CMA - Q.1 Will the new admissions to Foundation Programme be discontinued after introduction of new regulations / CS Executive Entrance Test (CSEET)? Ans: Yes. New admissions to Foundation Programme will be discontinued after introduction of new regulations and the CSEET shall be introduced as a qualifying test for registration to Executive Pr...

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ICSI Allowed Multidisciplinary Firm opening by CS In Practice?

CA, CS, CMA - ICSI came with amendment Company Secretaries (Amendment) Regulations, 2020. Under this amendment it seems that, now a Practicing Member (COP Holder) of Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) can enter into partnership with Chartered Accountant, Cost and Works Accountants, Advocates etc....

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20 FAQs on Independent Directors under Companies Act, 2013

CA, CS, CMA - Q.1 Whether Practicing Company Secretary gets appointment as Independent Director? Ans. Independent Director is Non-executive Director and a Practicing Company Secretary can be appointing as Independent Director. Q.2 Whether Company Secretary in employment gets appointment as Independent Director in another Company? Ans. Independent Direc...

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Facilitation measures undertaken by Regulatory Authorities- COVID-19- ICSI

CA, CS, CMA - Developments arising due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus have warranted the need for temporary relaxations in compliance requirements and other facilitation measures. The measures undertaken by both, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs and the Securities and Exchange Board of India are placed hereinbelow:...

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ICSI extends last date for online Submission of June 2020 Exam Form

CA, CS, CMA - Extension of Last Date for Online Submission of examination form at https://smash.icsi.in/ for June, 2020 session of CS Examinations to 5th April 2020 without any late fees and 15th April 2020 with Late Fees...

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ICSI on Company Affirmation of Readiness towards COVID-19

CA, CS, CMA - MCA has deployed a simple web form for companies/LLPs to confirm their readiness to deal with the COVID-19 threat. The web form named CAR (Company Affirmation of Readiness towards COVID-19) is required to be filed by authorized signatory of company/LLP....

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ICSI Request for relaxation in filing of ROC forms & compliances

CA, CS, CMA - While fully appreciating the measures undertaken by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs allowing the Companies to hold their Board Meetings through audio visual means even for the restricted items till 30th June 2020, taking cognizance of the gravity of the public health situation, we request your good-self to kindly consider the relaxation...

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Guidance notes on ICSI auditing standards

CA, CS, CMA - GUIDANCE NOTES ON ICSI AUDITING STANDARDS ICSI Auditing Standards aims to support the Company Secretaries in developing auditing acumen, techniques and tools and inculcate best auditing practices while conducting the audit and promote standardisation and uniformity in the professional arena. The Institute of Company Secretaries of India h...

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Appellate Authority shows displeasure for use of it to recover dues

Aakansha Vaid Vs ICSI (Appellate Authority of ICSI) - Aakansha Vaid Vs ICSI (Appellate Authority of ICSI) he Authority records its displeasure about the conduct of the Complainant during the entire proceedings. The Complainant lodged a comprehensive Complaint supported with several documents before the Institute on 3rd August 2017. He sent letter dated...

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Fees for certified copies sought under RTI cannot be charged under CS Act, 1980

ICSI Vs Paras Jain (Supreme Court of India) - Avenue for seeking certified copies as well as inspection is provided both in the Right to Information Act and in Company Secretaries Act, 1980. We are cognizant of the fact that guidelines of the appellant, framed by its statutory council, are to govern the modalities of its day-to­day concerns an...

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CS found guilty of filing Compliance Certificate without Due Diligence

Shri Rajev M. Bhingarde Vs Shri Hemant S. Shetye - Shri Rajev M. Bhingarde Vs Shri Hemant S. Shetye (Disciplinary Committee, ICSI) Disciplinary Committee after considered all the material on record, the nature of issues involved and in the totality of the circumstances of the case and the Respondent pleaded guilty only to the charge of not exercisin...

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Order on quantum of Punishment without providing opportunity of being heard is invalid

Gayathri Pasarakayala Vs Disciplinary Committee (ICSI Appellate Authority) - Gayathri Pasarakayala Vs Disciplinary Committee (ICSI Appellate Authority) It is clear that the Disciplinary Committee has not followed the due procedure as prescribed statutorily as no opportunity of being heard was provided to Ms. Gayathri Pasarakayala on the question of quantum of punishment irre...

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CS Guilty of Misconduct for suppressing Enrollment as Advocate

Shri Hitender Kumar Mehta Vs Shri Rajiv Bajaj (ICSI Discipilinar Committee) - Shri Hitender Kumar Mehta Vs Shri Rajiv Bajaj (ICSI Discipilinar Committee) The Disciplinary Committee, after considering all material on record, the provisions of the Company Secretaries Act, 1980, the Regulations and Rules made there under; the legal opinions sought in the matter, the prima-facie ...

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Company Secretaries (Amendment) Regulations, 2020

Notification No. No. 710/1 (M)/1 - (03/02/2020) - 1. (1) These Regulations may be called the Company Secretaries (Amendment) Regulations, 2020. (2) They shall come into force on the date of their final publication in the Official Gazette....

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ICSI Announces 100% Fee Waiver for students of J&K & Ladakh

Government of India has taken major initiatives to bring development in the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh. The Institute of Company Secretaries of India aligning with the initiatives of the Government of India, and to achieve a growth process in which people from different walks of...

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Draft Company Secretaries (Amendment) Regulations, 2019

Notification No. 710/1(M)/1 - (06/08/2019) - The following draft of certain regulations, further to amend the Company Secretaries Regulations, 1982 which the Council of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India proposes to make, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 39 of the Company Secretaries Act, 1980 (56 of...

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Change in Constitution of Appellate Authority under CA, CS, CMA Laws

Notification No. G.S.R. 413(E) - (10/12/2016) - Central Govt makes further amendments in notification of Govt of India by which it notified Constitution of Appellate Authority under CA, CS & CMA Laws...

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ICSI notifies elected Regional Council members of EIRC, SIRC, NIRC

Notification No. 4, 5 & 6 of 2018 - (31/12/2018) - Following members have been declared elected from EIRC, SIRC, NIRC (in the order elected) after the counting of votes held from 28th December, 2018 to 31st December, 2018...

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Facilitation measures undertaken by Regulatory Authorities- COVID-19- ICSI

Developments arising due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus have warranted the need for temporary relaxations in compliance requirements and other facilitation measures. The measures undertaken by both, the Ministry of Corporate Affairs and the Securities and Exchange Board of India are placed hereinbelow:...

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ICSI extends last date for online Submission of June 2020 Exam Form

Extension of Last Date for Online Submission of examination form at https://smash.icsi.in/ for June, 2020 session of CS Examinations to 5th April 2020 without any late fees and 15th April 2020 with Late Fees...

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Posted Under: CA, CS, CMA |

ICSI on Company Affirmation of Readiness towards COVID-19

MCA has deployed a simple web form for companies/LLPs to confirm their readiness to deal with the COVID-19 threat. The web form named CAR (Company Affirmation of Readiness towards COVID-19) is required to be filed by authorized signatory of company/LLP....

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Posted Under: CA, CS, CMA |

ICSI Request for relaxation in filing of ROC forms & compliances

While fully appreciating the measures undertaken by the Ministry of Corporate Affairs allowing the Companies to hold their Board Meetings through audio visual means even for the restricted items till 30th June 2020, taking cognizance of the gravity of the public health situation, we request your good-self to kindly consider the relaxation...

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Posted Under: CA, CS, CMA |

ICSI Auditing Standard Mandatory from 1st April, 2020

Institute of Company Secretaries of India ICSI has issued Auditing Standard for audit by ‘Practicing Company Secretary” . These standards issued by ICSI. These standards were effective from 1st July, 2019. However, from 1st July,2019 it was recommendatory. These standards are mandatory w.e.f. 1st April, 2020. Important Note: ** These ...

Read More
Posted Under: CA, CS, CMA |

Guidance notes on ICSI auditing standards

GUIDANCE NOTES ON ICSI AUDITING STANDARDS ICSI Auditing Standards aims to support the Company Secretaries in developing auditing acumen, techniques and tools and inculcate best auditing practices while conducting the audit and promote standardisation and uniformity in the professional arena. The Institute of Company Secretaries of India h...

Read More
Posted Under: CA, CS, CMA |

ICSI Auditing Standars For Professionals

ICSI has issued the first four Auditing Standards which are mandatorily applicable to the auditor on or after 1st April, 2020. The first three Standards will be applicable to all kinds of audit engagements and the fourth one will specifically be applicable for the Secretarial Audit under section 204 of the Companies Act, 2013....

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Posted Under: CA, CS, CMA |

Allow companies to consider Restricted Matters via video conferencing: ICSI

ICSI has made a request to MCA to allow participation of directors in a meeting through video conferencing or other audio visual means in which following Restricted matters can be discussed which are otherwise not allowed- a) the approval of the annual financial statements; (b) the approval of the Board’s report; (c) the approval of...

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Posted Under: CA, CS, CMA |

Appellate Authority shows displeasure for use of it to recover dues

Aakansha Vaid Vs ICSI (Appellate Authority of ICSI)

Aakansha Vaid Vs ICSI (Appellate Authority of ICSI) he Authority records its displeasure about the conduct of the Complainant during the entire proceedings. The Complainant lodged a comprehensive Complaint supported with several documents before the Institute on 3rd August 2017. He sent letter dated 1st September 2017 providing certain in...

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New Regulations Including CSEET (CS Executive Entrance Test): FAQs

Q.1 Will the new admissions to Foundation Programme be discontinued after introduction of new regulations / CS Executive Entrance Test (CSEET)? Ans: Yes. New admissions to Foundation Programme will be discontinued after introduction of new regulations and the CSEET shall be introduced as a qualifying test for registration to Executive Pr...

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