Chapter Events Update

In these uncertain times, CPABC is concerned about the health and wellness of our members, students and candidates. Consequently, all local chapter events, which include chapter PD, social networking, community engagement and student/candidate events, are on hold until further notice.

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A Year Ago… Chapter Hosted a Wine Tasting at Harper’s Trail Estate Winery

What happened a year ago? In July 2019, the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter hosted a wine tasting at Harper’s Trail Estate Winery.  Approximately 40 CPA members, students and candidates attended and enjoyed a wonderful time networking and connecting with their peers

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Virtual Online PD – Available Anytime, Anywhere

In addition to social networking, community outreach, and student/candidate engagement, Chapters have played an important role in local professional development. Under present conditions, it is not possible to host in-person events.  However, there are many opportunities for members to attend

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Member Recognition Awards 2020

Award Overviews and Nomination Criteria Every year, CPABC calls for peer nominations for the following member recognition awards. In doing so, CPABC is seeking to identify those members making a significant impact in their organization, the broader business community, charitable

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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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Join CPABC’s Virtual Convocation Celebration on May 30

CPABC will be hosting a live virtual convocation celebration to recognize its Class of 2020 on Saturday, May 30! While not a replacement for convocation, this is an important opportunity to celebrate our graduates’ hard work, dedication, and achievements during

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CPA Education Foundation Bursaries

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) offers a bursary program for students taking Preparatory courses and CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) students. The deadline for applications is May 15, 2020. To find out more, please visit the CPAEF website

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COVID-19 Resources

CPABC has a webportal containing updates and resources on COVID-19 issues and impacts. This site provides curated links and articles relevant for members and covers: Tax and Benefits, Public Practice Guidance, General Business Resources, and Health and Mental Wellness resources.

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A Round of Applause for CPABC’s Volunteers!

A Round of Applause for CPABC’s Volunteers! Plus: How you can get involved Every year, Canada’s National Volunteer Week campaign celebrates community volunteers across the country, acknowledging their commitment, dedication, and selflessness. Themed “It’s time to applaud this country’s volunteers,”

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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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