Author: David Chiang

Practitioner Forum Meeting

November 9, 2017.  The Practitioners’ Forum – Abbotsford provides an opportunity for practitioners in small CPA firms to exchange information, share best practices, and strengthen professional alliances.  This Forum is supported by CPABC.  The agenda is pre-determined by the Forum’s

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Special Invitation: Overholt Law “Winds of Change in the Workplace”

Overholt Law invites CPABC members who are interested in employment and labour law to attend their PD session, “Winds of Change in the Workplace,” on Wednesday October 25, 2017 from 7:30AM to 11:30AM.    This session will be held in Langley

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Recap: Fraser Valley MET

The 2017 Member Engagement Tour (MET) entered its second week with a stop in Abbotsford where over 100 members, CPA students and candidates attended a luncheon on October 10, 2017 held at the Sandman Hotel. The MET was emceed by

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Event Recap: Catfight ends with Ticats beating Lions

On September 22, 2017, over 100 CPABC members, students, candidates and their guests came out to watch the BC Lions take on the Hamilton Tigercats. Both teams entered BC Place Stadium with lukewarm win-loss statistics making this an important game

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Recap: Practitioner Forum (Abbotsford)

Twenty local practitioners attended the quarterly meeting of the Practitioners’ Forum – Abbotsford on September 14, 2017 which was held at the Phoenix Lounge at Finnigan’s Pub on King Road. The forum is open to all licensed practitioners in the Fraser Valley

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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 Fraser Valley Chapter

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Recap: CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament

Over 50 members and their guests participated in the 3rd Annual CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament which was held at Newlands Golf and Country Club in Langley on June 9, 2017. This sold out tournament was again co-hosted by the

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Father’s Day Walk Run for Prostate Cancer – Chilliwack

CPABC and the Fraser Valley 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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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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