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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Recap: CPA Student Night

On Thursday, February 23rd, 2017, sixteen members and students of the CPABC West Kootenay Chapter attended the student networking event at Chances Casino in Castlegar. This was a great opportunity for members to network and share some tips and stories

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CPA Student Night Event

Castlegar – February 23, 2017 CPABC West Kootenay Chapter invites you to our CPA Student Night. The purpose of this event is to enable students to network and connect with other students as well as meet CPA members in the

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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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Recap: 2016 Member Engagement Tour in Nelson

The Kootenay West Chapter Member Engagement Tour (MET) was held at the Best Western in Nelson on Monday, October 17th, 2016.  Approximately 30 members attended to get an update on the accounting profession in BC.  Members had an opportunity to

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2016 Member Engagement Tour – Nelson

Nelson – October 17, 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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Chapter PD, Golf and Dinner Event

Thursday, September 22, 2016 Join us for a fun afternoon of golf at the Little Bear Golf Course on Thursday, September 22nd. After golf, we will be meeting back at the clubhouse for a chance to network with your fellow

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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 West board member Mitch Rinas. The meeting was an opportunity for leaders

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Chapter PD: Ethics

May 19, 2016   Please join us on May 19th for our CPABC Kootenay West Chapter PD Event. Speaker, Mark Ostry, CPA, CGA will start the day off with a 4 hour Ethics 24/7 seminar, followed by a luncheon where

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