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Programme Code : 20180620
Event Date : 20 June 2018 (Wednesday)
Time : 6:45pm-8:45pm
Venue : UR8, SCOPE, 8/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong View google map
Speakers : Mr. Stephen Chan FCA (ICAEW), FCPA (HKICPA) and FAIA, Director & Head of Risk, BDO Hong Kong, and President of the Association of International Accountants (AIA), Hong Kong Branch
Language : Cantonese
CPD Credit : 2 hrs
Proficiency Level : Intermediate Level
Document : Flyer 20180620.pdf
Fee : HK $ 250 for TIHK member / student
HK $ 350 for Non-member
HK $ 300 for members of organizations of CPD Alliance
Description:

“Risk management has a specific impact on life in an accounting firm. It is important in terms of protecting the assets, finances and operations of the firm and contributing to satisfactory legal compliance, corporate governance and due diligence. Consequently, risk management will protect the reputation, credibility and status of the firm.” (CPA Australia Practice Management Guide)

 

In this seminar, the speaker will share with you his knowledge and expertise in relation to the following:

 

l   What is risk management for tax practitioners?

l   What are the key ingredients and key considerations?

n   HKICPA Code of Ethics requirements and guidance

n   Work quality and potential exposure to claims

n   Scope of work and engagement terms/letter

n   Possible risk mitigations

 

 

Speaker Profile Content :
Mr. Stephen Chan FCA (ICAEW), FCPA (HKICPA) and FAIA, Director & Head of Risk, BDO Hong Kong, and President of the Association of International Accountants (AIA), Hong Kong Branch

Stephen is in charge of the risk management function of BDO Hong Kong, including both the assurance and non-assurance divisions (including tax services department).
Before joining BDO Hong Kong, Stephen was the Executive Director and Technical Director of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) for over 10 years.
He is the President of the Association of International Accountants, Hong Kong Branch. He actively participates in the technical committees and working groups of the BDO Network and accountancy bodies including the HKICPA.