COVID-19 Resources

CPABC has a webportal containing updates and resources on COVID-19 issues and impacts. This site provides curated links and articles relevant for members and covers: Tax and Benefits, Public Practice Guidance, General Business Resources, and Health and Mental Wellness resources.

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Attention Practitioners: Join the Forum

June 2020 (TBD) – Abbotsford The Practitioners’ Forum meets in Abbotsford on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management and emerging issues such as standards and available practitioner resources.  The regular May 2020 meeting has been postponed to June due to

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A Round of Applause for CPABC’s Volunteers!

A Round of Applause for CPABC’s Volunteers! Plus: How you can get involved Every year, Canada’s National Volunteer Week campaign celebrates community volunteers across the country, acknowledging their commitment, dedication, and selflessness. Themed “It’s time to applaud this country’s volunteers,”

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Social: Annual March Meet UP!

March 11, 2020 Just ask anyone…our March Meet Up is always a great time! This year it’s even better! We’ve got a fresh new venue – The Trading Post Eatery – a 186 seat Eatery in Abbotsford opened in late

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Free PD: 2020 AgriStability Workshop for Accountants and Tax Filers

February 27, 2020 The AgriStability Program (BC Ministry of Agriculture) invites you to attend its annual free web based PD seminar on February 27, 2020.  This information session will be interactive, and it will cover the recently announced 2019-20 BC

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Practitioner Forum meets in Abbotsford

February 18, 2020 The Practitioners’ Forum – Abbotsford met on February 18, 2020 for its quarterly meeting to discuss practice management, emerging issues (such as the recently released compilation engagement standard) and to share resources available to practitioners. Jessica McKeachie,

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Licensed public practitioners Invited to CRA liaison meeting

CPABC has organised a practitioners’ liaison meeting with the Canada Revenue Agency in Vancouver on January 23, 2020 and in Surrey on February 6, 2020. Members licensed for public practice are invited to meet some of the senior staff at

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Help Others by Volunteering to Prepare Low-Income Tax Returns

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians don’t know that they need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits offered by the government.

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Chapter PD: 2019: The “Income Tax” Year Review

January 18, 2020 This half-day seminar provides an overview of notable — personal and corporate; federal and provincial — income tax developments during the period January 2019 to December 2019. Who should Attend: Participants who want to be briefed on

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CPABC Hockey Night ! Vancouver Canucks vs. St. Louis Blues

January 27, 2020   CPABC and NorthShore/Sunshine Coast Chapter are co-hosting the fourth annual CPABC Hockey Night! Join us as the Vancouver Canucks take on the St. Louis Blues on Monday, January 27th , 2020 at Rogers Arena. This regional event

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