Free Webcast Series: SAICA Leadership in a time of crisis series

Webcast # 7: COVID-19 Technical Update (Thursday, 9 April 2020 15h00 – 17h00)


Who Should Attend

Members, associates and non-members interested in technical developments related to Covid-19.



The webcast will provide delegates with updates on the COVID-19 implications on IFRS, tax and tax legislation, regulated industries, audit and assurance, legislation (JSE, CIPC, CSOS, UIF, Department of Labour), small and medium practices and the public sector.



15h00 – 17h00


Topics and presenters

Overview of the tax concessions

Sharon Smulders, SAICA Project Director: Tax Advocacy and Thought Leadership


Amendments to Disaster Management Regulations – Important matters relating to essential services

Summary of Government Assistance

Juanita Steenekamp, SAICA Project Director: Legislation, Ethics and Governance


Impact of deadline extensions on public sector audits

Alice Muller – Acting National Leader: Audit at the AGSA


Going Concern – Application of IAS 1 – Presentation of Financial

Statements and IAS 10 – Events after the Reporting Period

Milton Segal, SAICA Senior Executive: Corporate Reporting


CPD Hours

SAICA’s CPD policy has changed effective 1 January 2020 from an input measurement basis to an output measurement basis. Learning and the development of professional competence is unique to each member and should be aligned to your personal needs identified in your reflective learning plans. For further information and guidance, go to SAICA’s CPD website. The competencies being addressed in this seminar are:

  • Compliance: Tax governance
  • Compliance: Laws and regulations
  • Assurance and related services: Concepts and principles of assurance engagements
  • Assurance and related services: Audits of historical financial statements of a public sector entities

If you are required to log CPD hours (for instance if you are a SAICA Tax Practitioner or registered with other professional bodies or organisations such as the IOD, SAIPA, SAIT etc.), please note that this seminar affords you 2 hours of CPD.



Please note this session is complimentary.