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Chapter Continues Support for Students at TRU

The CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter has continued its support of two awards at Thompson Rivers University (TRU).  These award have been matched by the CPA Education Foundation (current year’s donation pending CPAEF board approval). The Kamloops/Cariboo CPA Chapter Award is for

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Kamloops CPA honored with Early Achievement Award

Kamloops’ W. Mackenzie Kanigan, CPA, CGA, was honoured with an Early Achievement Award by the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC). The award recognizes CPAs who distinguish themselves early in their CPA career through professional achievement and volunteer service,

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Recap: Winter Tubing at Harper Mountain

Over 20 members, students, candidates and their guests (including many little ones) attended a family tubing event on February 24, 2018 at Harper Mountain.  The Snow Town Tube Park provided a great location to enjoy the winter weather and to

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Community Service: Tax Clinic Volunteers

CPABC members can participate as a volunteer preparing tax returns or alternatively can request a free tax return preparation clinic, on behalf of a community organization, through the CRA’s Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP). When volunteering, here are three

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TRU Students Awarded 2017 Chapter Scholarships

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) has announced that Gregory Russell and Kyle Mitchell have each received the CPAEF Scholarship valued at $2,000.  These awards have been made possible by the generosity of William Fedorak FCPA FCMA. Also, Eric Austin and Nathan Grieve each received the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter

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November Is National Financial Literacy Month

Spread the word about our free financial literacy sessions. CPABC members can play an important role in advancing financial literacy by encouraging local schools, libraries, communities, and companies to host free 60-minute financial literacy sessions. CPA Canada has developed resources

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Supporting United Way

CPABC is committed to supporting the community and is proud to be part of the 2017 United Way Workplace Campaign. We invite CPABC members, students and candidates who may not have a campaign of their own to join to be

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Celebrating 20 Years of Support for TRU

The CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter, and legacy accounting educational foundations, have been long term supporters of Thompson Rivers University (TRU). The chapter and the CPA Education Foundation currently  provide four annual scholarships to accounting students in the TRU School of Business and Economics.

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Chapter Fall Event: Pub Night

September 21, 2017 Please join us at the Noble Pig on Thursday, September 21st to network with fellow CPA members, students and candidates. Come network over some good food and drink. Don’t forget to bring your business cards to the

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Community Service: BC Wildfire Assistance

Small Business BC (SBBC) is seeking CPAs licensed in public practice to respond to phone calls from small business owners who have been impacted by BC wildfires to discuss accounting and business continuity issues. SBBC will handle signups and bookings

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