Being a Chartered Accountant means being a member of a professional accounting bodies. Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) of UK is the largest and most respectable accounting body in the world.

Benefits of Membership

Bullets The status attaching to membership of a regulatory body that looks after the members’ interest.
Bullets Members enjoy full membership status and may elect representatives to the Council of the Institute
Bullets Licence to practice as a professional accountant in business.
Bullets Licence to practice as an approved auditor.
Bullets Qualified to act as a company secretary.
Bullets Eligible to apply tax agent license with relevant experience.

Entitlement of Membership

Bullets Members will be entitled to use the distinguishing letters C.A.(M), L.A.(M) or A.M.(M) after their names.
Bullets Members are entitled to access “Members only” sites under MIA Homepage.
Bullets Members receive technical support from the Institute.
Bullets Members are provided with technical information through circulars, bulletin and the Institute’s journal “Accountants Today”. And keep members abreast of the latest developments in the profession through the MIA Professional Development Centre (MPDC) Programmes.
Bullets Members will enjoy a discount on the courses or seminars organized by the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.
Bullets Members will be entitled to purchase publications of Malaysian Institute of Accountants and attend MPDC courses at a members’ rate.
Bullets Members will be given the opportunity to participate in the technical and social activities organized by the Institute.
Bullets Members are entitled to use all MIA Resource Centre facilities.
Bullets Members will enjoy discount for courses organized by other professional body e.g. CPA Austalia, MICPA etc
Bullets Members are entitled for a Complimentary Budget Booklet
Bullets Tax online advice after the Budget announcement
Bullets Members will receive monthly MIA E-news – connected with the latest updates from the Institute.
Bullets MIA Toastmaster Club, an international toastmaster club, open to members and participation entitles for CPE credit hours.