Recap: 2017 Chapter Leaders Meeting

CPABC held its annual Chapter Leaders Meeting in Vancouver on June 15th and 16th which brought together 27 chapter chairs, vice-chairs and Profession Development chairs representing 15 of CPABC’s 16 chapters from across the province. The meeting provided opportunities for

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Happy Canada150!

Canada 150: #CPAproud As detailed in the March/April and May/June 2017 issues of CPABC in Focus, CPA Canada is currently running a #CPAproud campaign that coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations , and CPABC is supporting this campaign with a Twitter

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Get Involved with your CPABC Chapter

CPABC’s 16 chapters enable members, candidates, and students across the province to connect and engage with peers throughout the year. Chapters also support the profession at the local level through community involvement and assist with professional development, mentorship, and recruitment

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The CPABC Member Recognition Program

The CPABC Member Recognition Program Exceptional volunteerism and career achievement—both in the community and within the profession—is something that CPABC celebrates. The CPABC Member Recognition Program recognizes excellence and achievement by objectively assessing career success, volunteerism in the community, and

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Apply for Exemption When Volunteering at Tax Clinics

When volunteering to prepare tax returns for low-income taxpayers at an organized tax clinic in BC, members need to apply for the exemption from licensing if you are: • employed in industry, government, and other sectors outside of public practice;

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CPA Education Foundation Bursaries

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) offers a bursary program for students taking preparatory courses and CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) students. The deadline for applications is May 15, 2017. To find out more, please visit the CPAEF website under the “Helping Students” tab.  

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Free Networking, Social & General Meeting Event

November 16, 2016 Join us as we host a combined Networking, Social and General Meeting Event on November 16th, 2016. CPABC’s Kootenay East Chapter members play an important role in furthering our Chapter’s objectives. We want to provide you with

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2016 Member Engagement Tour Update

On Tuesday, October 18, 2016 over 45 members and students attended the Member Engagement Tour (MET) at the Heritage Inn in Cranbrook. CPA Members and Students attended the MET to  listen to Richard Rees, FCPA, FCA, CEO  of CPABC provide

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2016 Member Engagement Tour

Cranbrook – October 18, 2016 Members, students and candidates are invited to attend a special presentation with CPABC’s CEO Richard Rees, FCPA, FCA and other members of the senior leadership as they update members and students on the accounting profession

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Update: 2016 Chapter Leaders Meeting

CPABC hosted its annual 2016 Chapter Leaders Meeting in Vancouver on June 2 and 3.  Thirty chapter chairs, vice-chairs, and PD chairs from 15 chapters were in attendance including Kootenay East Chapter board member Al Paetz.   The meeting was an opportunity for

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