The main advantage for a CA to learn
CPA is that he gets to master both the accounting languages - IFRS and US GAAP. CPA is a certificate that's globally recognized, is going to provide an excellent career boost for CAs in India.
The US CPA along with CA works to be a great combo:
- CPA is provided by one of the 55 State Boards of Accountancy in the US!
- CPA is an easy 4 part exam, most of the content will be an overlap in your case
- With CPA, you can be the best of both worlds - IFRS and US GAAP
- The scope is really good if you're willing to work with an MNC
- CPA certificate is like having a black-belt in accounting
- CPA gives you international recognition