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ACCA Appoints Shelly-Ann Mohammed as New Caribbean Head

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has appointed Shelly-Ann Mohammed as the new head of Caribbean. Shelly-Ann is an attorney with over ten years of international legal experience. She joins ACCA from the Association of Caribbean Corporate Counsel (ACCC), of which she was President, and provided professional development opportunities to regional attorneys and leveraged […]

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Thank You For A Successful 2017 Annual ICATT Conference!

  CLICK HERE TO ACCESS ALL DETAILS FROM THE 2017 ANNUAL ICATT INTERNATIONAL FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING CONFERENCE.

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CIIPA & ICAC TO FORMALISE RELATIONSHIP THROUGH AN MOU

CIIPA & ICAC TO FORMALISE RELATIONSHIP THROUGH AN MOU The Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants (CIIPA) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean (ICAC), are now working together to formalise their relationship and increase collaboration to support best practices in the accounting and related professions locally and regionally, through the signing of […]

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Kimberly Romain – Newest Partner at Baker Tilly Montano Ramcharitar

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago (ICATT) extends congratulations to Kimberly Romain on becoming the newest Partner at Baker Tilly Montano Ramcharitar. Ms. Roman is also a committee member of the Member and Student Relations Committee of ICATT. Click here to read more!

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Media Release: Top Economists to advise on Achieving the Upturn

Port of Spain October 23rd, 2017 Trinidad and Tobago’s foremost economists will headline one of the major panel discussions of the Annual International Finance and Accounting Conference to be hosted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago (ICATT) on November 9 and 10. Dr. Terrence Farrell, Chairman of the Economic Development Advisory […]

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AICPA and CIIPA Annual Summit for Accountants and Finance Professionals

ICAC Members are being offered a discounted rate to attend the Cayman Islands Institute of Professional Accountants (CIISPA) inaugural summit which will be held in collaboration with AICPA over the period  November  15-17, 2017, at the Marriott Grand Cayman Beach Resort in the Cayman Islands. The summit will provide a forum for the discussing of […]

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Media Release: Aubyn Hill to speak at ICATT Conference

                                    Aubyn Hill, Chief Executive Officer, Corporate Strategies Limited Port of Spain October 5th, 2017 Aubyn Hill, Chief Executive Officer of Corporate Strategies Limited of Jamaica will lead the line-up of local and international speakers at the Annual […]

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2017 ANNUAL CONFERENCE ADS

DECEMBER Thank You! Ad appeared on: Express Business Supplement – December 13th, 2017 Business Guardian – December 14th, 2017 NOVEMBER Feature Speakers 2nd Ad appeared on: Trinidad Express – November 1st, 2017 Trinidad Guardian – November 2nd, 2017 OCTOBER 1st Ad appeared on: Trinidad Express – October 11th, 2017 Trinidad Guardian – October 16th, 2017 […]

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BUDGET 2017/2018

Budget Statement 2018 Click here to access the 2018 Budget Statement which was presented by The Honourable Colm Imbert, Minister of Finance on Monday October 2nd, 2017. Below are links to budget reviews prepared by our local audit firms. Aegis Budget Brief Deloitte Budget Review EY Budget Brochure KPMG Budget Newsletter PwC Budget Memorandum  

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CCN TV6 Budget Panel Discussion 02/10/17: Increase in fuel prices

Discussion on the effects of the increase in fuel prices on T&T’s economy ICATT Tax Committee Member and Tax Manager at Deloitte, Shivanan Deopersad, appeared on CCN TV6’s budget day panel discussion, on Monday October 2nd, 2017. Click here to view his comments on the increase in fuel prices on T&T’s economy.  

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CNMG GMTT Interview 27/09/17: Pre-Budget Discussions

Tax Committee Member Shivanan Deopersad on GMTT ICATT Tax Committee Member and Tax Manager at Deloitte, Shivanan Deopersad, appeared on CNMG Good Morning Trinidad & Tobago, on Wednesday September 27th, 2017 to hold pre-budget discussions. The ICATT Taxation Committee is responsible for advising on changes in tax legislation, facilitating tax training and maintaining a formal […]

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ICATT Members on the Move

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Trinidad and Tobago (ICATT) extends congratulations and best wishes to our members, Mr. Robert Le Hunte and Mrs. Claire Gomez-Miller on their recent appointments.

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CNMG GMTT Interview 22/08/17: Pre-Budget Discussions

Taxation Committee Members on Good Morning T&T Members of the ICATT Taxation Committee, Keith Robinson and Shivanan Deopersad, appeared on CNMG Good Morning Trinidad & Tobago show on Tuesday August 22nd, 2017 to hold pre-budget discussions. Mr. Robinson is also the Executive Director of Tax and Legal Services at PwC and Mr. Deopersad is the […]

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Media Release: More Sponsor Support for ICATT Conference

Port of Spain August 22, 2017 The 2017 Annual ICATT International Finance and Accounting Conference is gaining significant sponsor support with the addition of six companies to the line-up. Deloitte, EOG Resources, Ernst and Young (EY), KPMG and National Insurance Board of Trinidad and Tobago (NIBTT) have taken the opportunity to lend their names to […]

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Media Release: ICATT Launches 2017 Annual Conference

Port of Spain August 14, 2017 Early bird registration for the 2017 Annual International Finance and Accounting Conference hosted by ICATT is now open. The two-day conference will be held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel and Conference Centre in Port of Spain on November 9th and 10th, 2017. This year’s theme is Driving the Upturn […]

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ICAC 36th Annual Caribbean Conference of Accountants

SAVE THE DATE! The Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean (ICAC) presents its 36th Annual Caribbean Conference of Accountants, which will be held from June 21st to 23rd, 2018 in Nassau, Bahamas. The 2018 Conference will be hosted by the Bahamas Institute of Chartered Accountants and the theme is Regional and Global Opportunities: Preparing […]

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TT heads Regional Accountancy Body, 20.7.17

Source: http://www.newsday.co.tt/businessday/0,246633.html

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ICAC Executive and Board of Directors (2017-2018)

At a special meeting of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean (ICAC) held on Thursday June 22nd, 2017, in Georgetown Guyana, the following new Executive Officers were elected for the period June 2017 – June 2018: ICAC Executive Mr. Anthony Pierre President and Director for Trinidad and Tobago […]

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Trini is New Head of ICAC, 15.07.17

Source: http://www.guardian.co.tt/business/2017-07-14/trini-new-head-icac

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Trinidad Guardian Article – Judge rejects ICATT election lawsuit, 21.6.17

  Source: http://digital.guardian.co.tt/?iid=153820&startpage=page0000014#folio=14 

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RSM International (“RSM”) is seeking a local (T&T) partner

AN EXCITING NEW OPPORTUNITY IN THE FINANCE & ACCOUNTING INDUSTRY RSM International (“RSM”) is seeking a local (T&T) partner!  RSM International Operates as a network of accounting, auditing and tax firms, providing similar services across the globe. RSM expands through partnerships in territories where their clients require them to have a presence. You can find […]

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FIU AML/CFT GUIDANCE FOR ACCOUNTANTS

The Financial Intelligence Unit of Trinidad and Tobago (“the FIU”) has provided  an overview of the Obligations under the Anti-Money Laundering/Counter Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) regime of Trinidad and Tobago for Accountants irrespective of membership in a recognised professional body. The purpose of this guidance is to provide industry specific guidance for the accounting sector […]

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Guidelines of the ICATT Quality Assurance Committee

The ICATT Council approved the Guidelines of the ICATT Quality Assurance Committee on May 9th, 2017 effective through to December 31st, 2017. These guidelines include relevant information on the: Appointment of the Quality Assurance Committee, Powers and Responsibilities of the Quality Assurance Committee, Practice Monitoring Programme, Appeals, Withdrawal and Suspension of Certificates, Imposing of Conditions on […]

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Guidance Note to Members Re: Reading of Auditor’s Reports at Annual General Meetings (AGMs)

ICATT Auditing & Accounting Standards Committee has prepared the following guidance note for members regarding the reading of Auditor’s Reports at Annual General Meetings.  A copy of this note can also be downloaded here.     For further guidance on the New Auditor’s Report please click here for the presentation on “A New Way of […]

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Mid-Year Budget Review 2016/2017

The Honourable Colm Imbert, Minister of Finance presented the 2017 Mid year Budget Review in the House of Representatives on Wednesday, May 10th 2017. Click on the image below.

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