The local youth of Hamirpur district of Himachal Pradesh will be the first to experience the new initiative of ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India). The Accounting Research Foundation of ICAI launched an accounts assistant scheme specifically targeting class 12 pass 21-year-old students. This is a major step towards employability in the finance sector.
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Successful completion of the scheme helps them earn a place with experienced CAs and organisations as an intern. ICAI hopes to be able to train students in book keeping, GST filing, and understanding the tax procedures of GST. The scheme will be fairly priced and have very basic requirements making it accessible to the majority. Read more.