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Join the Practitioner Forum (Abbotsford) – May 31, 2019

May 31, 2019. The Practitioner Forum – Abbotsford meets on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management and emerging issues. The forum brings together local practitioners and is a unique opportunity to network with other practitioners, build professional alliances and

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CPABC Employer Showcase

May 14, 2019.   Meet your next employer at the only career fair in BC exclusively for business, finance and accounting professionals. Event CPABC CareerConnect Employer Showcase Location Vancouver Convention Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC Date/Time May 14, 2019 |

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CPABC Speed Interview Night – Vancouver and Burnaby

CPABC’s Speed Interview Nights provide career seekers with the opportunity to interview with employers face-to-face for exciting career opportunities in business, accounting and finance. These events are uniquely designed for individuals to make a positive first impression and maximize their

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AcSB Consultation on Part II (ASPE) and Part IV (Pension Plans)

March 6, 2019 Share Your Views! – Open forum discussion with the Accounting Standards Board The Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) wants to hear from you! They are seeking your feedback on their current standard-setting activities affecting private enterprises and not-for-profit

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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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Practitioner Forum – Abbotsford Next Meeting November 27 2018 (NEW DATE)

November 27, 2018   The Practitioner Forum – Abbotsford meets on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management and emerging issues. The forum brings together local practitioners and is an excellent opportunity to network, build professional alliances and to keep

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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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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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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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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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