Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants


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Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants

A professional organization for accountants in Japan. It sets accounting and professional standards. Membership is required for anyone acting as a CPA in Japan. It was established in 1949.
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The Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (JICPA) asked auditing firms in a meeting Tuesday to treat regional banks differently from major banks when assessing deferred tax assets or future tax credits.
The agency's move follows an announcement earlier in the day by the Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants of a draft of new auditing guidelines to introduce the DCF method.
The Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (JICPA) said Thursday some 90% of audit firms it investigated in fiscal 2001 were advised to improve their operations.
The Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (JICPA) plans to evaluate assets held by ''shinkin'' banks (credit associations) and credit cooperatives at market value starting with the year to March 31, 2001, JICPA officials said Wednesday.
Other banks could also follow suit in cutting earnings estimates as the method of accounting for the impact of taxes is encouraged by the Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
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