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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Chapter PD Day

June 9, 2017 Please join us on Friday, June 9th  for our upcoming Chapter PD Day at Thompson Rivers University. The day will consist of three two hour sessions and a hot lunch buffet. This is a great opportunity to

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Get Involved with your CPABC Chapter

CPABC’s 16 chapters enable members, candidates, and students across the province to connect and engage with peers throughout the year. Chapters also support the profession at the local level through community involvement and assist with professional development, mentorship, and recruitment

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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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Chapter Supports Local Students

The CPABC Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter, and five other CPABC chapters, have funded over $26,175 in new student scholarships and bursaries through the CPA Education Foundation.  These chapters include:  Kamloops/Cariboo, Okanagan, Surrey/Langley/NDelta, Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Victoria/Southern Vancouver Island. As a result of the generosity

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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 that CPABC celebrates. The CPABC Member Recognition Program recognizes excellence and achievement by objectively assessing career success, volunteerism in the community, and

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Apply for Exemption When Volunteering at Tax Clinics

When volunteering to prepare tax returns for low-income taxpayers at an organized tax clinic in BC, members need to apply for the exemption from licensing if you are: • employed in industry, government, and other sectors outside of public practice;

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Chapter PD and Dinner Event

February 23, 2017 CPABC’s Kamloops/Cariboo Chapter  invites you to a Chapter PD (1 CPD) and Buffet Dinner Event on Thursday, February 23th. Join us as BDO provide’s an overview of the tax changes introduced throughout 2016 and the impact of

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Member & Student Night at the Noble Pig

February 16, 2017 Please join us on Thursday, February 16th  at the Noble Pig to network with fellow CPAs and CPA Students. Come network over some food and drink. Don’t forget to bring your business cards to the event. We

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CPA Education Foundation Bursaries

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) offers a bursary program for students taking preparatory courses and CPA Professional Education Program (PEP) students. The deadline for applications is May 15, 2017. To find out more, please visit the CPAEF website under the “Helping Students” tab.  

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