CA Final Nov 17 Changes Compared to May 17

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CA Final Nov 17 Changes Compared to May 17

Changes for CA Final in Nov 17 attempt as compared to May 17 attempt

1. Financial Reporting
Almost Nil change. However there can be some minor changes consequent to changes in Companies Act 2013. Wait for RTP. 

2. Strategic Financial management 
No change. Supplementary reader 2016 is incorporated in Jan 17 Practice Manual. However there are few questions still not incorporated which need to covered from Supplementary only.

3. Advance Auditing and Professional Ethics
Revised SA 260 and 570 will be applicable.  Changes in relevant laws up to 30th April, 2017 will also be applicable

4. Corporate and Allied Laws (Company law now 60 marks)
Applicability of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code, 2016 for 10 marks.
Amalgamation and Winding Up chapter will be now as per Companies Act, 2013. AudiTax will upload Supplementary Shortly. 
Chapter 9 of the study material (January 2016 edition) covering provisions relating to Revival and Rehabilitation of Sick-Industrial Companies is deleted from course.

5. Advance Management Accounting
No change.

6. Information Systems Control and Audit
No change.

7. Direct Tax Laws &  Indirect Tax Laws 

Applicability of GST in Paper 8: Indirect Tax Laws for 10 marks   
 ( Service Tax is of 40 marks now)

The provisions of direct tax laws and indirect tax laws, as amended by the Finance Act, 2016, including notifications and circulars issued and other legislative amendments made up to 30th April, 2017 are applicable for November, 2017 examination. The relevant assessment year for Paper 7: Direct Tax Laws is A.Y.2017-18.

Taxation Laws (Amendment) Act, 2017 is not applicable. 

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