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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Family Ski Event at Mt. Washington

Courtenay, February 11, 2017 Come join us for a fun and social ski event at Mt. Washington in Courtenay! We are happy to be able to offer this great group rate on lift passes for our members, students and guests.

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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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Port Alberni CPA Networking Breakfast Event

Port Alberni – December 1, 2016 Our Chapter is pleased to host our first networking breakfast in Port Alberni! These casual, informal events have proven so popular in Duncan, Nanaimo and in Courtenay, that we are expanding the offering to

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Baskerville Reception and Show Update

On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 approximately 40 members and guests attended the fast paced-farcical adventure show of Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery in the beautiful Harmac Room at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo. The event kicked off with a pre-show

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CPABC and Chapter Event: Pre-Show Reception & Show

Nanaimo, November 16, 2016 CPABC and the Upper Vancouver Island Chapter are co-hosting a pre-show reception and show at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo. Please join us and connect with your fellow CPAs at the reception before the showing of

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Vancouver Island Economic Summit Update

October 26-27, 2016 Vancouver Island Conference Centre, Nanaimo The Economic Summit is an annual gathering of business, community and government leaders sharing ideas, asking questions, networking, learning about new initiatives, and exploring opportunities. Anyone is welcomed to register and participate

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2016 Member Engagement Tour Update

On October 27, 2016 over 100 members and students attended the Member Engagement Tour (MET) events held in Nanaimo, at the Vancouver Island University, and Courtenay, at the Crown Isle Resort & Golf Club, to listen to Richard Rees, FCPA FCA, CEO

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2016 Member Engagement Tour – Nanaimo & Courtenay

October 27, 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 in BC.

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