Old Syllabus - Applicable Syllabus / Amendments for CA - IPCC May 2018

Accounts IPCC Syllabus Changes May 2018

There is only one Change and Amendment in CA IPCC Accounts Syllabus. The newly introduced Indian Accounting Standards will be applicable for CA IPCC May 2018 Exam.

However, only the basics and introduction to the Indian Accounting Standards will be applicable for CA IPCC May 2018 Syllabus.

AS-6 has been removed and merged with AS-10. So, for May 2018 exam, students need to study the revised AS-10.

IPCC Law Syllabus Changes May 2018

In Company Law Syllabus, there is is only one new amendment. Apart from this, Students can study the existing syllabus only for May 2018 exam too.

Applicability of Section 66 for May 2018 Law Exam:

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has notified Section 66 of the Companies Act, 2013, which deals with Reduction of Share Capital in a company.

For May 2017 IPCC exams, this section was not applicable. The old ‘Section 100’ from Companies Act 1956 was applicable for that attempt.

However, for May 2018, this new Section 66 will be applicable and students are advised to take note of the same.

Costing FM IPCC Syllabus Changes May 2018

Costing and Financial Management is one of such papers that is very static in nature. The Syllabus hasn’t changed for the past 5 years and will remain the same for CA IPCC May 2018 and November 2017 exams too.

Tax IPCC Syllabus Changes May 2018

Starting May 2018, GST will be applicable for CA IPCC Students for a total of 50 Marks.

CA IPCC Tax Syllabus for May 2018 will see the most number of changes and amendments. This is due to the applicability of the Union Budget introduced in 2017.

IPCC Advanced Accounts Syllabus May 2018

As far as CA IPCC Advanced Accounts paper is concerned, there are no new Amendments or changes in the syllabus.

Just like in the case of Group-1 Accounts paper, student need to study the basic of Indian Accounting Standards.

CA IPCC Audit Syllabus Changes

In the entire IPCC Auditing part, there are few minor changes in the Company Audit Part. Other than that, there are no new changes in the CA IPCC Audit Syllabus applicable for May 2018 exam.

IPCC IT SM Syllabus May 2018

Just like Costing FM syllabus, you will not find much changes in the syllabus of CA IPCC Information Technology (IT) and Strategic Management (SM) papers.


All the above mentioned changes and syllabus for CA IPCC will be applicable for May 2018 exams and also for next attempt too.

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