CA final Amendments for 2018 is updated by ICAI before the CA final examination. The ICAI conducts Chartered Accountant examination of final course.CA final exams held twice in the year i.e. May and November every year. Accordingly, After CA final May 2018, The next CA final exam will be held in November 2018.
CA final amendments for 2018-
CA Final Subjects for May 2017 & Nov 2017 are the same. But From May 2018, this pattern will change and new syllabus will be added. CA final Amendments for 2018 Syllabus has a total of 8 Subjects each carrying 100 Marks each.CA Final exam has 2 groups and 8 subjects (papers) in total i.e Group first paper 1: Financial Reporting, paper 2: Strategic Financial Management, paper3: Advanced Auditing and Professional Ethics and paper 4: Corporate and Allied Laws. Group seccond– Paper 5: Advanced Management Accounting, paper 6: Information systems Control and Audit, paper 7: Direct Tax Laws and paper 8: Indirect Tax Laws.(CA final Subjects and Papers).
CA Final Syllabus don’t change much often. There may be amendments in the existing subjects like Taxation and Law, but overall, the course structure will remain the same every 5 years, the economic conditions change in India, it is necessary that the CA Final Course has to be updated.
There is one very important subject that is newly being introduced into the CA Final Syllabus. It is ‘Financial Services and Capital Markets‘. This subject is in Group 2 and will carry 50 Marks.CA Final students registered under the new syllabus can check the CA Final Amendments for 2018 which is mentioned below in this article.
CA Final Subjects for May 2018 (Old Students)
|Financial Reporting||100 Marks|
|Strategic Financial Management||100 Marks|
|Auditing and Ethics||100 Marks|
|Corporate and Allied Laws||100 Marks|
|Advanced Management Accounting||100 Marks|
|Information Systems Control and Audit||100 Marks|
|Direct Tax||100 Marks|
|Indirect Tax (GST 75 and Customs 25)||100 Marks|
CA Final Subjects for May 2018 (New Students)
|Paper 1||Financial Reporting||100 Marks|
|Paper 2||Strategic Financial Management||100 Marks|
|Paper 3||Advanced Auditing and Professional Ethics||100 Marks|
|Paper 4A||Corporate Laws||60 Marks|
|Paper 4B||Other Economic Laws||40 Marks|
|Paper 5||Advanced Management Accounting||100 Marks|
|Paper 6||Optional Papers*||50 Marks|
|Paper 7A||Advanced Direct Tax Laws||70 Marks|
|Paper 7B||International Taxation||30 Marks|
|Paper 8B||Advanced Indirect Laws||100 Marks|
All the above-mentioned CA Final Amendments for CA Final Syllabus will be applicable for May 2018 exams and also for next attempt too.
CA final Old and New course syllabus-
ICAI has given a notification about CA new syllabus 2018 & CA Final Syllabus for New Scheme. There is one subject that is added to the CA final Amendments for 2018. It is ‘Financial Services and Capital Markets‘. This subject is in Group 2 and will carry 50 Marks.The new subject which is added to CA Final Syllabus is ‘International Taxation’, which will mark of 30.One more thing, there will no change in applicable CA final Subjects in the next 4-5 years from ICAI.
Content for CA final Amendments are mentioned below:-
|Old Scheme||New Scheme|
|CA Final||CA Final|
|800 Marks and 8 papers||800 Marks and 8 papers|
|Financial Reporting (100 Marks)||Financial Reporting (100 Marks)|
|Strategic Financial Management (100 Marks)||Strategic Financial Management (100 Marks)|
|Advanced Auditing and Professional Ethics (100 Marks)||Advanced Auditing and Professional Ethics (100 Marks)|
|Corporate (70 Marks) and Other Economic Laws (30 Marks)||Corporate (70 Marks ) and Other Economic Laws (30 Marks)|
|Advanced Management Accounting (100 Marks)||Advanced Management Accounting (100 Marks)|
|Information Systems Control and Audit||Financial Services and Capital Markets (50 Marks) & Information Systems Control and Audit (50 Marks)|
|Direct Tax Laws (100 Marks)||Advance Direct Tax Laws (70 Marks) and International Taxation (30 Marks)|
|Indirect Tax Laws (100 Marks)||Advance Indirect Tax Laws (100 Marks)|
As we have seen above the content for CA Final syllabus.there would be no new or major CA Final Amendments for 2018 in CA Final Syllabus applicable in May.
CA Final Exam Details-
The CA final exams will be beginning on 2nd May and ending on 16 May.CA Final Time Table for may 2018 exam will have a gap of one day each between each exam.According to CA final Amendments for 2018 ICAI updated timetable for all new students.The CA final Exam Fee for Both Groups of CA Final November 2018 Exam is Rs.3.300. The CA final Exam fee for any one group (Either Group-1 or Group-2) is Rs.1,800.Candidates who want to more information then they visit on ICAI official website.
|FR||2nd may 2018|
|SFM||4th may 2018|
|Auditing||6th may, 2018|
|Law||8th may, 2018|
|AMA||10th may, 2018|
|ISCA||12th may, 2018|
|Direct Tax||14th may, 2018|
|Indirect Tax||16th may, 2018|
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