CA IPCC Important Topics & Questions for May 2021 – By ICAI Faculty


CA IPCC Important Questions, Topics, and Chapters for May 2021 Exams are provided on this page. In a previous post, we have provided a Suggested Study Plan For CA IPCC Important by ICAI and Exam tips to Pass CA IPCC in One Month of Preparation. Today we are providing all CA IPCC important questions and topics for May 2021. Students can check IPCC Group – 1 and Group – 2 important chapters and topics. Below given are the expected questions and topics for the IPCC exam. These Important Topics will cover at least up to 70% of the total syllabus.

CA IPCC Important Questions & Topics for May 2021

Students should understand that it is not recommended to skip some topics and read-only a few important ones. Try to cover the entire IPCC syllabus and that’s what ICAI expects from you and even IPCC question papers are based on that.

Here we have listed out CA IPCC Important Questions in Accounts papers, Law Important & Expected Questions, Costing FM Important Chapters, Tax Important Topics and Expected Questions in Direct Tax and Indirect Tax, IPCC Auditing Important Topics and finally, IT SM most important questions for CA IPCC exam, along with marks weightage.

CA IPCC Important Topics & Questions

CA IPCC Accounts Important Questions Topics For May 2021

20 marks from Accounting Standards only.

  • AS– 1,6,9,10 & 13 (15-20 marks)
  • Internal Reconstruction,
  • Theory Question on Managerial Remuneration. ( 4 Marks )
  • Cash Flow Statement ( 8 marks )
  • Average Due Date/ Account Current ( 5-8 Marks )
  • Amalgamation & Internal Reconstruction ( 16 Marks ).
  • Bonus Issue ( 5-8 Marks )
  • Incomplete Records ( 8 Marks )
  • Accounting treatment of Goodwill in case of changing in profit sharing Ratio ( 5 marks )
  • Partnership – (16 marks)
  • Pre – packaging software or Customized accounting packages (4 Marks)

CA IPCC Law, Ethics and Communication Important Questions Topics For 2021

Indian Contract Act :-

  1. Case study based on ” Acceptance of Offer ” & ” Bailment “.
  2. Offer & rules for an offer.
  3. Capacity to contract.
  4. Circumstances under which doctrine of Supervening Impossibility not applicable.

Payment of Bonus Act :

  1. Payments part of Salary
  2. Deductions under Third Schedule
  3. Categories of employees exempted for payment of Bonus Act.

EPF :-

  1. Payment part of ” Basic Wages “
  2. Composition & Functions of Central Board of Trustees
  3. Recovery of money dure from employers

Gratuity Act :-

  1. Period for which gratuity payable.
  2. Forfeiture of amount of gratuity
  3. Disputes resolved.

Company Act :-

  1. Conversion of Private to public company & vice-versa.
  2. Incorporation of Company.
  3. Effect of registration
  4. Moa & AoA & MCA
  5. Prospectus – Requirements, Matters to be stated, Shelf Prospectus, Remedies against Directors, Promoters & experts in case of misstatement in the prospectus.
  6. Small Depositors
  7. Effect of irregular allotment, underwriting, Sources of fund for buyback.
  8. Contracts
  9. Futher issue of capital like right issue and alteration & reduction of share capital.
  10. Transmission of shares & Capitalization of profit.
  11. Registration of charges
  12. Meetings


  1. No economics growth without ecological costs.
  2. Ethics and morals.
  3. Iron law of Responsibility
  4. Social Accountability – 8000, Corporate Governance & Characteristics.
  5. Fairness & honesty are pillars of success in business.
  6. Measure to ensure ethics at work place & Harassment at work place.
  7. Sustainable Development and Responsibility of Industries.
  8. Guidelines themes on consumer protection & consumer rights.
  9. Creating Ethical Environment in company,
  10. Reason of unethical behaviour among financial & accountancy professions.

Communication :-

  1. Communication Process
  2. Principles, Merits & Demerits of Oral communication.
  3. Barriers to communication ( Specially Semantic Barrier )
  4. Ethical Dilemmas
  5. Affidavit & Gift Deed
  6. Notice of Meeting

CA IPCC Important Questions May 2021 –  Costing and FM

Practical Questions

  • Marginal Costing – P/V Ratio & Key factor,
  • Standard Costing – Material & Labour Variances,
  • Contract Costing,
  • Process & Equivalent production mixed question,
  • Integrated Accounts,
  • Direct Material – Re-order,
  • Maximum & Mimimum level of stock
  • Halsey & Rowan Scheme.

Theory – Conversion & Sunk Cost, Cost Centre, Controllable & Uncontrollable Costs, Service Cost, Explicit & Implict cost, Treatment of Spoilage & Defectives, Bin card & Store Ledger, Pre- requisites & Advantage of Integrated Accounts, Cost plus Contract.

FM :-


  • Wealth Maximization v/s. profit maximization,
  • Role of CFO,
  • Limitation of Ratios,
  • Functions of Treasury Department,
  • Lock box System,
  • Ageing Schedule,
  • Commercial Paper,
  • ADR & GDR,
  • Seed Capital Assistance,
  • Bridge Finance,
  • Factors into consideration while determine working capital.

Practical Question – Financial Leverage, Preparation of Balance Sheet with help of different ratios, Time Value, FFS, Working Capital, WACC, IRR, NPV, Cash Budget, Factoring.

CA IPCC Taxation Important Questions Topics for 2021

Income Tax

  1. Capital Gain & Gift – Around 10 Marks.
  2. PGBP – May be big question asked out of it.
  3. Now do computation related question , when you do this questions provisons related to salary, house property & other services. After doing this questions you are not required to read provisions sperately.
  4. Now do TDS, deductions & provisions related to Return of Income – Marks covered 10-12.
  5. Now do Set-off & carry forward more chances that theory question of 4-6 marks may be asked out of it.

CA IPCC Group 2 Important Questions | Topics

CA IPCC Advanced Accounts Important Questions Chapters May 2021

  1. AS – 4, 5 ,11, 12, 16, 20, ( 10-12 Marks )
  2. Branch Accounting – Dependent Branches ( 8 Marks )
  3. Banking Companies ( Rate of Provision on NPA, P & L Account ) – 5-8 Marks
  4. Insurance Companies ( Form B-RA & B-PL, Unexpired Risks Reserves & Re-insurance & Short note on Unexpired Risk ) – 8-12 Marks
  5. Conditions for Buy- back ( Sec. 77A ), Buy- Back Practical Question- 8 Marks
  6. Partnership & Amalgamation ( No as such selected topics in this chapters )
  7. Department – 8 Marks

Note 1 : It is advisable to solve examples of Study material & questions of Practice Manual in Accounting Standards.

Note 2 : Most probably question of Electricity will come out of Practice manual or RTP.

IPCC Auditing Important Questions Chapters / Topics May 2021

  1. Start with company Audit I & II friends…. this both chapter cover around 30 marks. As this cover 30 marks so read each and every topic in it.
  2. Special Audits – Club Audit, Educational Institution, Hotel, Cinema Hall, Advantages of audit of accounts of partnership firm.
  3. Verification : Cash, Depreciation, Contingent liability, Subsequent Events ( SA 560 ) , Cut-off Procedures, Personal Exp. of Directors & Analytical Review ( SA 500 ). Do this chapter and vouching in last. Best book for doing this is Practice Manual.
  4. Internal Control – Audit Risk, Audit Trail, EDP Auditing Approach n other related topic to EDP.
  5. Preparation of Audit – Audit Techniques, Audit Programme, Audit Sampling ( SA 530 ), Continuous Audit, Letter of Engagement, Management Representation.
  6. Chapter 1 & 2 – Audit Evidence & Methods of obtaining it, Compliance & Substantive Procedures, Going Concern Assumption, Joint Auditors ( SA 299 ), Principles governing audit, SA 200, Types of Error ( Specially Commission & Casting ), Operational Audit, Detection of Fraud & errors, Audit Engagement Letter, Inherent limitations of Audit.

Important Auditing Standards

SA 230Audit Documentation
SA 330Auditor’s Response to Risks
SA 450Evaluation of Misstatements
SA 505External Confirmations
SA 520Analytical Procedures
SA 610Using Internal Auditors work
SA 710Comparative Information

CA IPCC Important Questions – IT and SM  For May 2021

IT :-

  • Do Flow Chart and Decision table in starting. ( Chapter 5 & 6 ).

Just do all examples & questions of study material and practice manual 60% chances that question in exam will come out of it only. Both theory and practical may be asked out of this chapter so prepare well. Minimum 8 marks question will be asked in exam.
Chapter 4 – 
Short Notes : URL, Web Casting, Firewall, Wifi, Bluetooth, EFT.
Long Ques. : Internet and its uses, Components of Internet, Tools to protect Information against intrusions.
Chapter 3 –
Short Notes : Data Center, Modem, Multiplexer, Bandwidth.
Long Ques. : Types of internet servers, LAN ( Complete Topic ), Star & Mesh Networking, Communication Interface Devices, TCP.
Chapter 2 –
Short Notes : Data Dictionary, DDL, Index Field, Data warehouse, Mirror log, Online Backup, Real time Data warehouse.
Long Ques. : Data Mining Process, Problems of file processing system, Best file Organization, DBMS, Steps of Data processing System.

SM :-

Chapter 7 – Bench Marking, e-commerce/ ERP, Business Process Re- engineering, TQM & Traditional Mgt. Practices, Rationale of BPR.
Chapter 6 – Diff. b/w Strategy Formulation & Implementation, SBU, Matrix Structure, Network Structure and Value Chain Analysis.
Chapter 5 – Penetration & Skimming Pricing, Marketing Strategy Techniques, Implementing Supply Chain Mgt. System.
Chapter 4 – Corporate Strategy Formulation implementation process, Various Grand Strategies, Concentric & Congolemerate Diversification, Turnaround Strategy.
Chapter 3 – GE Model, Ansoff’s Matrix, Product Life Cycle, Common Driving Forces and BCG.
Chapter 1 & 2 – Strategic levels in organization, Mission & Vision, Objectives & goals, Task of Strategic Mgt., Generic Strategic Alternatives, Definition of Strategy, Porter’s Five forces model, Kieretsus, Manifestation of globalization.

Given IPCC Important topics are helpful to get pass marks only. Students who wants to score maximum marks can prepare entire IPCC syllabus. Also, prepare CA IPCC RTP May 2021 for better practice. To score good marks in Exam, these IPCC important questions and topics are provided for Group 1 & Group 2.

  1. shiva says

    As per icai order AS-6 has been merged with AS-10
    but you have given it as important one

  2. akku says

    electricity chapter is removed from icai ipcc group 2 accounts paper….

  3. summaiya says

    thank you

  4. Nikesh says

    As 6 Abhi nahi he….. Aap imp Kese de sakte he

  5. Arya S says

    is it beneficial ??

  6. shahana shirin says

    Thanks. So helpful.

  7. Srilaxmi says

    Is it really helpful for exams

  8. Preeti says

    Thank you

  9. Krishna says

    I think it paper important questions not there

  10. Mouni says

    It is not really helpful

  11. JINTOP says

    what about gst?

  12. minal agarwal says

    is it really worth it to pay a lityle more attention on these topics while considering other chapters of sullabus?

  13. Harish says

    It’s just of nov 17 copy paste

  14. Rd says

    I advice not to look at this stuff….
    Its too old.

  15. Rajah says

    Electricity Chapter is not there for IPCC, How can you say that practice manual…….

  16. Manoj.KM says

    There is no details for indirect tax

  17. Sakshi says

    Is this applicable for students with old syllabus of ipcc plzzz any one rply if he /she is confirm

  18. shriram kurra says

    of course we all know there is nothing unimportant in CA-EXAMS …… is better to concentrate more on these topics

  19. padala siva prasad reddy reddy says

    waste as per icai notification as has been merged in as 10

  20. anon says

    not helpful…..plz dont rely on this

  21. Javad Kp says

    The first thing to understand in CA Exams that there is nothing unimporatant.

  22. Razz says

    you must follow this topics when you have less time for preparation…..

  23. Pratik says

    May 2019 important questions for Audit and IT and SM.

  24. Mathu says

    Internal reconstruction chapter is not available for Accounts exam Nov 2019 batch

  25. Shelcy says

    Pls update it y r u keeping the same every year

  26. Amrutha says

    Whether it is applicable for November 2019?

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