Chapter PD: 2017 Reward and Risk – A Primer

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March 4, 2017 This is a two part session. The first part is an introduction to hedging and derivatives. Intended as a primer, we will look at understanding risk, setting strategy, implementing your approach and when it makes sense to

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The 3rd Annual – TAKE A BREAK, SPARE, or STRIKE EVENT 2017!

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February 25, 2017 We invite CPA Members & Students to come out for a great opportunity to make new contacts, socialize, network and to have fun while hanging out with your fellow members as the CPABC Surrey Langley North Delta

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CPABC Spring Pacific Summit 2017

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CPABC Spring Pacific Summit 2017 May 17-19 CPABC’s Pacific Summit offers leading professional development and networking opportunities designed to help enrich your career and professional network. This is a cost-effective and convenient opportunity to earn CPD credits while learning from

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Apply for Exemption When Volunteering at Tax Clinics

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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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Chapter PD: 2017 Financial Considerations of Group Insurance & Retirement Plans for Today’s Employers

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February 18, 2017 Craig Hewson, Partner and Malcolm Wallace, Associate of TRG Group Benefits & Pensions in Vancouver, will discuss and explain the financial and plan design considerations for group benefit plans – group insurance and group retirement plans.  Mr.

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CPABC CRA Liaison Meeting in Surrey


Members in public practice in Surrey will have received an invitation to attend the 2017 CRA liaison meeting in Surrey on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.  This annual event is an opportunity to meet senior CRA management and learn about the latest services and

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Chapter PD: 2016/2017 Income Tax Update and GAAR & Case Law Update

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January 28, 2017 We are pleased to offer two different back to back sessions. Please feel free to join us for one or both sessions. Session 1: Income Tax Update:  Tax facts and rates, integration update, legislative changes and CRA

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Event Recap: Nightshift Street Ministries

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On January 28, 2017, eight members from the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N. Delta Chapter spent the evening  serving food and providing companionship at the Nightshift Street Ministries Society (  Nightshift Ministries provides clothing, counselling, education and transitional housing to vulnerable, addicted and homeless

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Community Event: 2017 Nightshift Street Ministries – Free Event!

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January 28, 2017 (NEW DATE) Involve and Inspire Another year is gone and a new year has begun; this is a perfect time to volunteer for a great cause. Come join us to enrich the life of homeless people for

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CPA Education Foundation Bursaries

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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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Upcoming Events

  1. The 3rd Annual – TAKE A BREAK, SPARE, or STRIKE EVENT 2017!

    February 25 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  2. Regional Event: CPABC Hockey Night!

    February 28 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  3. Chapter PD : 2017 Reward and Risk – A Primer

    March 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm