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char·tered accountant

(chär′tərd)
n. Abbr. CA Chiefly British
A member of one of the institutes of accountants granted a royal charter.
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chartered accountant

n
(Professions) (in Britain) an accountant who has passed the professional examinations of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, or the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland. Abbreviation: CA
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char′tered account′ant


n.
Brit.
a member of the Institute of Accountants.
[1850–55]
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chartered accountant

CPA
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Noun1.chartered accountant - a British or Canadian accountant who is a member of a professional body that has a royal charter
accountant, comptroller, controller - someone who maintains and audits business accounts
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Translations

chartered accountant

n (Brit) → staatlich geprüfter Bilanzbuchhalter, staatlich geprüfte Bilanzbuchhalterin
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chartered accountant

[ˈtʃɑːtədəˈkaʊntənt] n (Brit) → commercialista m/f
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In a day or two the answer came back that he had not a vacancy, and was very much opposed to the whole scheme; the profession was greatly overcrowded, and without capital or connections a man had small chance of becoming more than a managing clerk; he suggested, however, that Philip should become a chartered accountant. Neither the Vicar nor his wife knew in the least what this was, and Philip had never heard of anyone being a chartered accountant; but another letter from the solicitor explained that the growth of modern businesses and the increase of companies had led to the formation of many firms of accountants to examine the books and put into the financial affairs of their clients an order which old-fashioned methods had lacked.
He was by profession a chartered accountant, and inclined to be stout; and all rather stout chartered accountants are sentimental.
Apart from the financial requirements revolving around professional growth, a Chartered Accountant like any other business professional will also need to meet personal monetary commitments as well.
He was past president, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and South Asian Federation of Accountants and former chairman, Professional Standard and Technical Advisory Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan.
He is a 2nd generation Chartered Accountant and son of a well-known practicing chartered accountant - M.T.K Rehmani (FCA).
Syed Asad Ali Shah is senior Chartered Accountant who has also served as the President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Pakistan during 2008-09, and member of the International Federation of Accountants board.
The revised draft Chartered Accountant (Amendment) Bill, 2018, inter alia, provides for a forum of appeal against the disciplinary actions taken, necessary definitions and amendments consequent to the creation of the Audit Oversight Board (AOB).
The qualification-which is held by board members in 78 per cent of FTSE 100 companies-provides individuals with the opportunity to gain the depth and breadth of accountancy, finance and business skills, knowledge and experience they need to succeed as a chartered accountant; preparing them to become business leaders of the future.
His last position was with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan as the Chief Operating Officer.
The Bahrain Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India's (BCICAI) annual international conference titled "Together Towards Tomorrow: Chartered Accountants as Strategic Partners" at the Diplomat Radisson Blu Hotel, Residence and Spa on Friday and Saturday, is being held under the patronage of Industry and Commerce Minister Dr Hassan Fakhro.
THE Birmingham and West Midlands Society of Chartered Accountants has appointed a new president - in the shape of Celia Adams.
TEESSIDE Society of Chartered Accountants has appointed Tindle's Chartered Accountants' partner Angela Foster, pictured, as its new chair to lead all 737 members for the next year in office.

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