CPA (US) is equivalent to CA (India) with lesser papers and exams. Students can earn the same level of knowledge and greater credibility by pursuing CPA
CPA exams are conducted by AICPA whereas CA exams are conducted by ICAI (Institute of Chartered Accountants of India).
CPA provides broader acceptance, with recognition across the globe. In contrast, CA is recognized only in India and the Middle East.
CPA covers US GAAP & IFRS, while CA covers Indian GAAP. The primary motive for developing IFRS by IASB is to develop a single set of high quality, understandable, enforceable and globally accepted financial standards based upon clearly articulated principles.
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