Author: David Chiang

Local Student Receives CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has announced the recipients of the CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary.  Eight accounting students will receive bursaries totalling $5,000. These students attend the following BC colleges and universities: Kwantlen Polytechnic University

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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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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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Cancelled: Practitioner Forum Meeting January 2020

January 24, 2020 The CPABC Practitioner Forum – Kamloops meeting on Friday January 24, 2020 has been cancelled. *** The forum meets three times a year to discuss emerging topics, practice management issues and other matters of interest to the

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Recap: TRU Launches Limitless Campaign

The Thompson Rivers University (TRU) Foundation recently held an event to kickoff their “Limitless” campaign.  The event celebrated how far TRU has come in 50 year and the generous support of donors, including the CPA Education Foundation and the local

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Recap: 2019 MET in Kamloops

On October 17, 2019, the CPABC Kamloops Chapter hosted the annual Member Engagement Tour (MET) event at the Coast Kamloops Hotel and Conference Centre. Over 75 CPAs were in attendance to learn about the latest labour market research for accountants,

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Get Involved: The chapter wants YOU!

Meet Wendy Crawford, CPA CA, chair of the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter. Wendy invites Members and CPA students/candidates to get involved with their local chapter. The chapter hosts several events a year including social networking, local PD, candidate/student nights and community engagement

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Recap: Practitioner Forum Meeting – September 2019

  September 20, 2019 The CPABC Practitioner Forum – Kamloops met on Friday September 20, 2019. The forum, which meets several times a year, discussed emerging topics, practice management issues and other matters of interest to the group. The forum

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Community Event: Lake2Lake Ride for Rwanda

On September 14-15, 2019, 80 riders will be participating in a 2-day major cycling event called The Lake2Lake for Rwanda Ride. The Ride aims to raise $85,000 to benefit the Wellspring Foundation for Education in Rwanda. Proceeds will be used

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Get Involved – Join the Chapter or Member Forum

Members are invited to get involved with their local chapter or member forums. If you would like to volunteer with the chapter contact Wendy Crawford CPA CA, CPABC Kamloops / Cariboo Chapter chair.  The chapter hosts several events a year including

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