Author: David Chiang

Roundtable Consultation: AcSB Exposure Draft on Agriculture

September 25, 2018. In July 2018, the Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) released an exposure draft “Agriculture” and is seeking stakeholder input on this proposed new standard. Currently, there is a significant diversity in practice regarding the accounting for biological assets. 

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Practitioner Forum: September 2018

September 13, 2018. 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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Chapter Adopts Two Local Schools for Book Donation

The CPABC Fraser Valley Chapter has made a donation of $1,000 to the West Coast Book Prize Society’s Adopt-A-Library Program.  This donation sponsors two local schools, Silver Creek Elementary and Hope Secondary, by providing these schools with funds to acquire

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Pacific Summit – Vancouver

May 30 – June 1 CPABC 2018 Spring Pacific Summit: Registration is Open. Fulfil your annual CPD requirement at CPABC’s Spring Pacific Summit in Vancouver! Themed “Masters of Change,” the Summit offers access to over 20 PD sessions that you can

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Recap: Practitioner Forum Meeting – May 2018

  May 10, 2018.  The Practitioners’ Forum – Abbotsford met on May 10, 2018 at a new location (Sandman Hotel and Conference Centre). The forum provides an opportunity for practitioners in small CPA firms to exchange information, share best practices, and

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CPABC PD Event: CPA Program Overview for Members

April 10, 2018. As a CPA, you may find yourself fielding questions from colleagues, friends, and acquaintances about what it takes to earn our CPA designation, and they will probably expect you to have all the answers. But, if you

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Live Webinar: AgriStability Program January 17, 2018

The BC Ministry of Agriculture – AgriStability Program invites you to attend free web-based seminar on January 17th, 2018 from 10:00am to 12:00pm (eligible for two hours of verifiable CPD). Overview: On December 19, 2017, the BC Minister of Agriculture,

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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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