Category: community

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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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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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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Recap: Chilliwack Bowls of Hope

On October 22, 2019, eight members from the CPABC Fraser Valley Chapter volunteered their evening to prepare healthy meals for distribution to school children in Chilliwack BC. The Chapter’s community engagement initiatives encourage local CPAs to support worthy causes in

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Community Event: Chilliwack Bowls of Hope

October 22, 2019 Join us in giving back to our community by chopping fruits and veggies for the Chilliwack Bowls of Hope Society! The Chilliwack Bowls of Hope Society believes in helping Chilliwack children in need reach their full potential

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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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Request a Financial Literacy Session in your Community Today

Be the CPA that connects your community to Financial Literacy. Here’s how you can make that happen through CPA Canada’s FinLit programs. The mission of this program is to deliver unbiased financial literacy education and information to Canadians to improve

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Local Office of MNP Supports Canada Games Torch Relay

The MNP Canada Games Torch Relay was in the Fraser Valley on November 27, 2018 with celebratory stops in Abbotsford and Chilliwack. The torch relay is a significant element of the Canada Games and has united communities across the nation

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Recap: AcSB Consultation on Agriculture Exposure Draft

On September 25, 2018 the Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) held a roundtable consultation in Abbotsford BC on the exposure draft “Agriculture”.   Over 20 members attended this roundtable to share their opinions with the standard setters which included Paul Hargreaves

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 14

CPABC Member Recognition Program CPABC’s annual Member Recognition Program recognizes the achievements and shares the esteem that individual members bring to CPA, the accounting profession, and our communities. Award recipients exemplify the best attributes of chartered professional accountants: leadership, expertise,

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