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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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Practitioner Forum – May (Cancelled)

May 15, 2018 meeting has been cancelled. The Practitioners’ Forum – Kamloops provides an opportunity for practitioners in CPA firms to exchange information, share best practices, and strengthen professional alliances.  This Forum is supported by CPABC.  The agenda is pre-determined by the

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Spring Pacific Summit: Early bird pricing ends soon

CPABC 2018 Spring Pacific Summit May 30-June 1, 2018 Vancouver Convention Centre West There are just a few days left to take advantage of early bird pricing for the 2018 Spring Pacific Summit! Join CPAs and business professionals from across

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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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We have 12 NEW reasons to be #CPAproud

  The CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter is proud to recognize the dedication and hard work of each of our successful 2017 CFE grads who will eventually become eligible for membership upon completion of experience requirements. Congratulations to the following individuals: Pamela Anderson Marley

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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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Live Webinar: AgriStability Program January 17, 2018

The BC Ministry of Agriculture – AgriStability Program invites you to attend free web-based seminar on January 17th, 2018 from 10:00am to 12:00pm (eligible for two hours of verifiable CPD). Overview: On December 19, 2017, the BC Minister of Agriculture,

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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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Practitioner Forum Being Launched

The CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter, in collaboration with CPABC’s Advisory Services, is launching a Practitioners’ Forum for member partners in the Kamloops area. The forum provide an opportunity for practitioners in small firms to exchange information, share best practices, and strengthen

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Regional Check-Up 2017

Economic prospects for Kamloops/Cariboo uncertain The geographical area that CPABC’s Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter covers spans into two development regions: Thompson-Okanagan and Cariboo. Both of these regions are highly resource-dependent and had a challenging year in 2016: 1. Job losses occurred in

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