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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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The CPABC Member Recognition Program

The CPABC Member Recognition Program Exceptional volunteerism and career achievement—both in the community and within the profession—is something all three legacy bodies recognized and celebrated. Building on these traditions, we are proud to launch the CPABC Member Recognition Program, which

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Community Event: Boogie the Bridge

April 26, 2015- Boogie the Bridge Calling all CPABC members, students, candidates and guests to join the Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter team to run in this  year’s Boogie the Bridge charity event on Sunday April 26, 2015. Register before March 31st to receive

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Chapter Challenge: Spot the Pros

CPABC is upping the ante. We’ve expanded our Spot the Pros social media challenge to promote the national Need A Pro advertising campaign. And we’re not just judging (and rewarding) individual members for the best tweets, photos, and posts, we’re

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