Author: David Chiang

Recap: Sole Practitioners’ Forum Meeting (Burnaby)

Thirty local practitioners attended a meeting of the Sole Practitioners’ Forum – Burnaby on September 19, 2017 which was held at The Poppy Residence on Grimmer Street in Burnaby. The forum is open to all licensed sole practitioners and meets for a light dinner

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Roundtable Consultation: Tax Planning Using Private Corporations

Roundtable Consultation: Tax Planning Using Private Corporations On September 7, CPABC will be hosting a roundtable consultation to discuss the policy paper, “Tax Planning Using Private Corporations,” which was released by the Government of Canada on July 18, 2017. Members in

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Event Recap: Whitecaps Tie Sounders

The CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter, in collaboration with CPABC, co-hosted the August 23 2017  Whitecaps FC games night.  Over 100 members, students, candidates and their guests came out to cheer on the home team against the Seattle Sounders FC. A well attended

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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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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 CPABC Burnaby Chapter reps

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Father’s Day Walk Run for Prostate Cancer – Burnaby Lake

CPABC and the Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter are pleased to support the BC Prostate Cancer Foundation as a bronze level sponsor of the 2017 Father’s Day Walk Run on June 18, 2017. There will be simultaneous runs occurring in Burnaby, Chilliwack, Kamloops, Kelowna

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Local Burnaby Members Recognized for Service to Community and Profession

Geraldine Lai, CPA CA CGA and Jeff Morgan, CPA CA, both members of the CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter, were recognized for their service to the profession and service to community, respectively, at the recent Member Recognition Dinner event held on February 15, 2017 at

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AASB Consultations – Compilation Engagements and Agreed Upon Procedures

This is a CPABC event in collaboration with CPA Canada. Practitioners who perform compilation engagements or agreed upon procedures engagements are invited to participate in two roundtable consultations with the Audit and Assurance Standards Board on Thursday December 8 and Friday 9 December

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Event Recap: CPABC Golf Tournament

The 57th Annual CPABC Golf Tournament was held on Thursday September 8, 2016 at the University Golf Club in Vancouver with over 125 CPA members and their guests coming out to play this 18-hole course or to attend the buffet

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Event Recap: Whitecaps Game Night

Over 175 members and their guests attended the August 12, 2016 Whitecaps game at BC Place to watch Vancouver’s home team play the San Jose Earthquakes. Despite a valiant effort, the visiting team shook up the Caps by winning 2-1.

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