International Financial Reporting Standards

The resources below provide guidance and support for understanding and applying International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs).

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Applying an existing standard

Application considerations for specific standards including viewpoints on circumstances unique to extractive industries.


Applying a new standard

CPA Canada Reporting Alerts summarizing new and revised standards plus sortable table linking to additional resources.


Preparing financial statements

Illustrative financial statements, checklists and other resources.


Explaining it all to others

Communicating with clients, lenders and other stakeholders.


Monitoring developing changes to standards

Analysis and assessment of pending changes, including links to exposure drafts and documents for discussion.


Adopting IFRS framework the first time

Publications, courses and examples from companies that have already made the transition to IFRS.

Chartered Professional Accountants/ Comptables professionnels agréés

Welcome to CPA Canada!

CPA Canada is the national organization established to support unification of the Canadian accounting profession under the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation. CPA Canada provides services to all CPA, CA, CMA and CGA accounting bodies that have unified or are committed to unification.

This legacy website is still available to Chartered Professional Accountants while we work on transferring the materials within this site into our new integrated website:

Bienvenue à CPA Canada!

CPA Canada est l’organisation nationale établie pour soutenir l'unification de la profession comptable canadienne sous la bannière du titre de comptable professionnel agréé (CPA). CPA Canada fournit des services à toutes les organisations comptables de CPA, de CA, de CMA et de CGA qui se sont déjà unifiées ou qui sont engagées dans le processus d’unification.

Ce site d’origine reste accessible pour les comptables professionnels agréés pendant que nous travaillons à en transférer le contenu vers notre nouveau site Web intégré :