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      Press Release

      The Financial Reporting Awards (FIREAWARDS) is an annual flagship event organized by the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (ICPAR) in partnership with the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MINECOFIN); Office of the Auditor General (OAG) and Capital Market Authority, where the best financial statements and annual reports are awarded in various categories.

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      Press Release

      ICPAR RECEIVES AN ISAR HONOREE AWARD FOR ITS FIREAWARDS INITIATIVE DURING THE ONGOING 7TH UNCTAD WORLD INVESTMENT FORUM.

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      The ICPAR Journal

      Dear Reader, I’m delighted to introduce, this 18th edition of the ICPAR online quarterly Journal which highlights some of the achievements during the 3rd quarter.

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      December 2021 Exam Registration

      The Institute of certified Public Accountants of Rwanda (ICPAR) the sole profession accountancy organization with a broad mandate to grow and regulate the accountancy profession in Rwanda, wishes to inform prospective Certified Public Accountants and Certified Accounting Technicians Students that registration for CPA and CAT Rwanda Exams for Dec 2021 is currently ongoing.

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      Updates on International Standards on Auditing (ISAs)

      A high-quality audit is essentially an audit that accomplishes its definitive goal namely to be a systematic and objective assessment of your business’s accounts. It should be performed by a qualified, independent organization in compliance with current auditing standards.

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      Stakeholder Relations and Partnership Management

      Stakeholder management may be defined as the process of maintaining good relationships with the people who have most impact on your work. Communicating with each one in the right way may play an important part in keeping them engaged.

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      Artificial Intelligence, Ethics & Governance Workshop

      Artificial intelligence (AI) has become a clear and undeniable force for business disruption and transformation. It is delivering significant business benefits today—and its potential to shape the future is even greater.

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      Compulsory Practitioners Virtual Workshop

      Practitioners and audit firms especially Small and Medium Sized Practitioners (SMPs) require various resources for them to be able to grow their Practice including organising platforms where they can be able to discuss and manage their challenges whilst taking advantage of the available opportunities.

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      Press Release

      4th FINANCIAL REPORTING AWARDS (FIREAWARDS 2021) IN RWANDA

      August 2021 sitting

      August 2021 detailed timetable, CPA and CAT provisional lists

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      THE 17th EDITION ICPAR JOURNAL

      Dear Reader, once again, I welcome you to the 17th Issue of the ICPAR Journal. I hope that as always, it will keep you informed, updated and entertained.

      PUBLIC NOTICE

      Following the cabinet resolutions of 29th June 2021 on measures to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.

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      Accreditation Framework For Training Institutions and Examination Centers

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      Exemption Policy


      ”The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Rwanda(ICPAR) has established a new exemption policy for CPA(R) and CAT(R) students.”

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      New CPA Progression Rules




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      New CAT Progression Rules




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      Transition Rules - New CAT


      Guidance for students on transition rules for new Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) Program.


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      Sanctions against Firms and Practitioners for Professional Misconduct


      In line with Article 45 of the Law n° 11/2008 of 06/05/2008 establishing ICPAR

      ♣ 19 April, 2019

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      ICPAR Strategy 2017-2021


      The strategy to 2021 will enable the Institute to meet the demand for high-quality professional accountants and technicians which are essential to grow Rwanda’s economy.

    About us

    The Institute exists to serve public interest and has wide-ranging responsibilities including promotion and adherence to financial reporting, auditing and ethical standards.

    ICPAR Strategy in brief 2017-2021

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    What we do

    We regulate the accountancy profession; We preserve the integrity of the accounting profession; We promote the competence and the capacities of own members.

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    STUDENTS

    EXAMINATION

    The April 2021 Exam registration is OPEN starting from 22 January till 26 February 2021.


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    ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    CPA:
    Senior Six Examination Score of 30 points and above or its equivalent
    CAT: Senior Six Examination Score of 15 points or more


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    MEMBER SERVICES

    MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

    Industry recognition;
    Job recruitment and advice;
    CPD Training;
    Examption for further study;
    Networking and events;
    Discounts on products and service.

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    JOIN US

    As a CPA(R) - ICPAR is developing guidance on how to qualify as a CPA(R) and is developing modelities for establishing a Rwanda CPA certificate.
    As a CAT(R) - To be eligible you must hold a CAT Certificate completed at iCPAR or a body of professional accountants outside Rwanda which is a full member of IFAC.

    Membership Application Form

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    PRACTICING CERTIFICATE

    Any one who wishes to engage in public practice of accountancy shall apply to the President of the Institute to be so licensed.

    Applicante must be members of the Institute or in the process of applying to be a CPA.

    Practicing Certificate Application Form

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    In Rwanda, we pride ourselves in good governance and accountability. Without quality accountants you cannot achieve accountability.

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