Category: community

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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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 15

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, innovative thinking, integrity, and

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Happy Canada150!

Canada 150: #CPAproud As detailed in the March/April and May/June 2017 issues of CPABC in Focus, CPA Canada is currently running a #CPAproud campaign that coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations , and CPABC is supporting this campaign with a Twitter

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Father’s Day Walk Run for Prostate Cancer – Kamloops

CPABC and the Kamloops Cariboo 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 and

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Local TRU Students Awarded Scholarships

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) has announced that Natalia Fil has received the CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter Award for $1,500. This award is funded annually by members of the local CPABC chapter through the surplus generated from the chapter PD program.  Natalia is

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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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Community: Tax Clinic Volunteers

Tax Clinic Volunteers Needed.    The preparation of tax returns for members of the public requires a public practice license.  However, there is an exemption from licensure when a member is preparing tax returns in a volunteer tax clinic provided

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Calling for CPAWSB Panel Volunteers

The CPA Western School of Business (CPAWSB) is looking for volunteers in Kamloops to view and provide feedback on candidate presentations in the Capstone 1 module during both the winter academic sessions. Presentations for the winter session take place on

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Scholarship Announcement – TRU

On the evening of November 19, 2015, Chapter Treasurer, Adam Johnson, CPA, CGA, was in attendance at the annual awards night at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) as a representative of the local CPABC chapter.  He presented  scholarships to future accountants who accepted with

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