chartered accountant (CA)

  

Definition

Professional member of a country's Institute Of Chartered Accountants. He or she must work (and be trained) in the office of a practicing chartered accountant for three years, and pass exhaustive written tests to qualify. On completing the requirements, the trainee is awarded the designatory letters ACA.

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  • You may want to get a chartered accountant on your staff to break down everything and make sure it is correct.

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  • The chartered accountant was able to review the monthly bank reconciliations at the end of the month to help the accounting team.

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  • When you are audited by the IRS, you may need to hire a chartered accountant , or replace the one you had previously.

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