The name of "chartered accountant" refers to a position that is found in Great Britain, Canada, India, Asia and Australia. Its equivalent in the United States is a certified accountant. There is little difference between the positions other than the name.
Chartered Accountant Tasks
Utilize accounting principles to ensure compliance with regulatory reporting requirements.
Summarize and prepare financial records and statements for external reporting.
Maintain records of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organization.