Chapter Events Update

In these uncertain times, CPABC is concerned about the health and wellness of our members, students and candidates. Consequently, all local chapter events, which include chapter PD, social networking, community engagement and student/candidate events, are on hold until further notice.

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Practitioners’ Forum Meets in September 2020

Practitioners' Forum

September 2020 The CPABC Practitioners’ Forum – Abbotsford meets on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management issues.   The next meeting will be in September (either in person or virtually depending on circumstances at the time). If you would

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Happy 5th Anniversary CPABC!

Happy Anniversary! CPABC is excited to be celebrating its 5th anniversary on Wednesday, June 24, 2020. Hear from CPABC’s president & CEO, Lori Mathison, FCPA, FCGA as she takes a moment to recognize this important milestone. Stay safe and have

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Local Student Receives CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has announced the recipients of the CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary.  Eight accounting students will receive bursaries totalling $5,000. These students attend the following BC colleges and universities: Kwantlen Polytechnic University

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Local Fraser Valley Students Receive Scholarship Awards

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) and the Fraser Valley Chartered Professional Accountants Association (FVCPAA) are pleased to announce the seventh annual round of local scholars. Funded equally by the CPAEF and the FVCPAA, the scholarship program encourages local students to

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A Year Ago…. the Chapter Hosted a family BBQ at Matsqui Village Park

What were we doing a year ago? In the summer of 2019, the CPABC Fraser Valley Chapter hosted a summer BBQ in August. Approximately 60 CPA members, students and candidates joined the chapter for their first summer BBQ event at

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Virtual Online PD – Available Anytime, Anywhere

In addition to social networking, community outreach, and student/candidate engagement, Chapters have played an important role in local professional development. Under present conditions, it is not possible to host in-person events.  However, there are many opportunities for members to attend

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Member Recognition Awards 2020

Award Overviews and Nomination Criteria Every year, CPABC calls for peer nominations for the following member recognition awards. In doing so, CPABC is seeking to identify those members making a significant impact in their organization, the broader business community, charitable

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Giving back: volunteer at virtual tax clinics

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community during this pandemic? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits and benefits offered by the

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Join CPABC’s Virtual Convocation Celebration on May 30

CPABC will be hosting a live virtual convocation celebration to recognize its Class of 2020 on Saturday, May 30! While not a replacement for convocation, this is an important opportunity to celebrate our graduates’ hard work, dedication, and achievements during

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