REGULATORY

Announcement

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (‘Institute’) against members pursuant to Rule 18(1) of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (Disciplinary) Rules 2002

CPE Compliance Audit – Are You Prepared?

The year end is fast approaching. As such, this is the time of the year for professional accountants to tie up the loose ends of their compliance with Continuing Professional Education (CPE)…

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of the MIA

Decisions of the Disciplinary Committee of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (‘Institute’) against members pursuant to Rule 18(1) of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (Disciplinary) Rules 2002

SUSTAINABILITY

Why Professional Accountants will Save the World

As the global voice of the accountancy profession, the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) has 180 members representing more than three million professional accountants in over 135 countries.

Positioning Accountants as Climate Leaders in a Net-Zero World

Climate change today is a global crisis, affecting all strata of business and society.

Accountants Urged to Drive ESG at the MIA International Accountants Conference 2022

Steered by the theme “Leading ESG, Charting Sustainability”, the MIA International Accountants Conference 2022 (MIA Conference 2022) sought to upskill accountants with future-relevant competencies to lead…

LEADERSHIP

Advice for Minimising Risk in a World of Unknowns

Events of the past few years have stress-tested the business continuity management (BCM) and enterprise risk management (ERM) of organisations around the world. 

Harness Four Simple Design Principles to Become an Effective Finance Business Partner 

Finance professionals can really drive value when they work with other functions. AICPA & CIMA’s Associate Technical Director offers some advice…

New Risk Factors to Consider in a Time of Accelerated Change

For businesses today, risk planning goes far beyond common operational, compliance, or fraud risks.

TECHNICAL

Addressing Deficiencies in ISA 570 Going Concern Assessments

The concept of going concern is a fundamental assumption when it comes to preparing the financial statements of a company.

Capital Allowances – Avoiding Common Errors 

The accounting treatments for income, expenses, assets and liabilities presented in the financial statements are often not aligned with tax treatments, both in terms of timing of recognition and characterisation of the transaction itself.

Transfer Pricing Characterisation – Why does it matter?

The risk-reward theory in economics states that higher the risk, higher the return. This principle of economics is also used in transfer pricing (TP) to determine the arm’s length compensation of the transacting parties.

INNOVATION

MIA Digital Economy and Reporting Insights (October – December 2022)

The MIA Digital Economy and Reporting Insights provides quarterly updates on the key areas of digital economy, tax and reporting.

A New Experience of Tax Work With Digitalisation and Automation

Malaysia’s government has been advocating the push towards digitalisation with many initiatives. This encompasses many sectors of businesses from F&B to professionals, including even the taxation industry. 

Infuse Intelligence into Your Accounting

As your company continues to grow, your financial data is bound to become more complex.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

CFO Conference 2022 – CFOs as Drivers for Business Resilience and Sustainability

The pandemic that hit the world in 2019, as well as the worsening of the climate crisis, aptly demonstrated that risks to businesses due to circumstances beyond our control are often unavoidable.

Public Sector Financial Management Conference 2022 – Spearheading Reforms in the Public Sector for a More Sustainable Future

Strong public financial management processes and systems are essential for effective and efficient delivery of public services…

ESG & Sustainability Accounting Conference 2022 – Shaping the Future of ESG Reporting (Physical Conference)

As organisations focus on integrating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives into their strategy, it is equally critical to elevate ESG accounting and reporting practices…