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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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Regional Check-Up 2017

Southwest BC economy trends positive The Mainland/Southwest Development Region (Southwest BC) enjoyed a stunning year of economic growth in 2016, due to the following: 1. Southwest BC’s vibrant service sector helped pushed employment to a record of 1.54 million positions

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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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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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Community Event – Father’s Day Walk/Run for Prostate Cancer

The Prostate Cancer BC’s Father’s Day Walk/Run is being held on June 19, 2016.    There are 2km, 5km and 10km options and this event is being held at five locations around the province: Metro Vancouver (Burnaby Lake), Victoria, Kelowna, Kamloops,

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Update: 2016 Chapter Leaders Meeting

CPABC hosted its annual 2016 Chapter Leaders Meeting in Vancouver on June 2 and 3.  Thirty chapter chairs, vice-chairs, and PD chairs from 15 chapters were in attendance including Fraser Valley Chapter board members Richard Gilbert (incoming-Chair), Ann Harper (incoming Vice-Chair), and Stephan St. Germain (PD Chair) . The meeting was an

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First Annual COIN High School Competition

The first annual CPABC COIN Competition is now accepting registrations. BC high school students are eligible to participate and show off their accounting acumen. The COIN competition consists of a 75 question multiple choice exam, focusing on introductory accounting concepts,

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Join a Women’s Peer Mentoring Group

Women’s Enterprise Centre’s Peer Mentoring Groups are designed specifically to help women entrepreneurs address the issues and barriers they experience while making the transition to self-employment. These issues can range from creating a balance between work life and personal life,

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Community Service Award – David Turchen CPA CA

David Turchen, CPA, CA CPA (Washington) received the CPABC Community Service Award at the Member Recognition Dinner on February 17, 2016.  The event was held at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver and attended by 180 members and guests. David is a

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