The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) is the national professional accountancy body and research institute in Bangladesh.[2][3] It is the sole organisation in Bangladesh with the right to award the Associate Chartered Accountant designation. It has 2,005 members.[4]

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh
Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh logo.png
AbbreviationICAB
Formation1973
TypeNational Professional Accounting Body
Professional title
ACA, FCA
Headquarters100 Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue
Dhaka-1215, Bangladesh
Region served
Bangladesh
Membership
2,086[1]
Official language
English
President
Mahmudul Hasan Khusru FCA
Vice-President
Sidhartha Barua FCA
Vice-President
Md Abdul Kader Joaddar
Vice-President
Maria Howlader FCA
Main organ
Council
AffiliationsIFAC, IASB, CAPA, SAFA, AOTCA, ICAEW
Websitewww.icab.org.bd

HistoryEdit

It was established under the Bangladesh Chartered Accountant Order 1973 (Presidential Order No. 2 of 1973). The Ministry of Commerce, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh is the administrative Ministry of ICAB.[5][6][7]

Regional branchesEdit

ICAB has Regional Offices in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh and in Chittagong. There are also Chapter Management Committee Offices both in London, UK and Ontario, Canada.[8]

Information concerning memberships and contract signingEdit

This organisation is a member of the following institutions:[9]

Moreover, this organisation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) on 26 October 2010.[16]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ https://www.icab.org.bd/icabweb/webCouncil/mList
  2. ^ "Tax camps to boost NBR collections". The Daily Star. 15 September 2017. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  3. ^ "ICAB gets new secretary". The Daily Star. 10 May 2017. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Members and firms statistics". ICAB. December 2019.
  5. ^ "Order under which ICAB established and ICAB's Administrative Ministry)". ICAB. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  6. ^ "ICAB awards 24 entities for best financial reporting". The Daily Star. 30 November 2016. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  7. ^ "FRC to safeguard common investors, says its chief". The Financial Express. Dhaka. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  8. ^ "ICAB – A BRIEF OUTLINE (Regional Offices)". ICAB. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  9. ^ "Whom We Work With". ICAB. 1 July 2013. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  10. ^ "IFAC Membership". ICAB. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  11. ^ "IASB-IFRS Foundation". ICAB. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  12. ^ "CAPA Membership". ICAB. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  13. ^ "SAFA Membership". ICAB. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  14. ^ "Seven BD entities win SAFA awards". The Financial Express. Dhaka. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  15. ^ "Members – Asia-Oceania Tax Consultants' Association –". AOTCA. Retrieved 6 November 2014.
  16. ^ "ICAEW signs MoU with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh". ICAEW. 7 December 2010. Retrieved 6 November 2014.

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