ICANL announces that initial results of its member vote show support for unification

The CA body in Newfoundland and Labrador announces positive initial results of its member advisory vote and provides an update on merger developments.

In a message to members ICANL releases the initial results of its Member Advisory Vote held June 8 to June 22, 2012.

Sixty-one percent (468) of ICANL members voted, with 62% of those voting in favour of the ICANL Boards’ merger proposal; 32% voting against and 6% voting to let the elected Board decide. Another 77% of participants voted in favour of becoming affiliated with a national body of CPAs should CPA emerge as the predominant accounting designation in Canada.

Results will be adjusted once final paper ballots are received.