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Chapter Events Update

In these uncertain times, CPABC is concerned about the health and wellness of our members, students and candidates. Consequently, all local chapter events, which include chapter PD, social networking, community engagement and student/candidate events, are on hold until further notice.

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Join the BC Public Practitioner Discussion Forum

July 3, 2020. Are you a public practitioner looking for a venue to discuss accounting or auditing issues related to COVID-19? The new Provincial Practitioner Discussion Forum is open to all licensed practitioners in BC. The forum will meet (online)

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A Year Ago…. the Kootenay West Chapter Hosted an Ethics Seminar & Luncheon

What were we doing a year ago? In May 2019, the CPABC West Kootenay Chapter hosted a four hour Ethics course and luncheon at the Chances Casino in Castlegar. The focus of the seminar was on ethical leadership and decision

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Member Recognition Awards 2020

Award Overviews and Nomination Criteria Every year, CPABC calls for peer nominations for the following member recognition awards. In doing so, CPABC is seeking to identify those members making a significant impact in their organization, the broader business community, charitable

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COVID-19 Resources

CPABC has a webportal containing updates and resources on COVID-19 issues and impacts. This site provides curated links and articles relevant for members and covers: Tax and Benefits, Public Practice Guidance, General Business Resources, and Health and Mental Wellness resources.

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Kootenay West – Free PST Workshop by Government of BC

September 24-25, 2019   Representatives of the Government of BC will be presenting a free PST workshop in collaboration with the local chamber in Nelson and Castlegar.  CPA members are invited to attend these sessions and to meet with tax

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Get Involved – Join the Chapter

Members are invited to get involved with their local chapter. If you would like to volunteer with the chapter contact Mitch Rinhas CPA CGA, CPABC Kootenay West Chapter chair.  The chapter hosts several events a year including social networking, local

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Recap: 2019 Chapter Leaders Meeting

The 2019 CPABC Chapter Leaders Meeting was held in Vancouver and Richmond on June 20 and 21. All 16 chapters were represented at this year’s event with 32 chapter leaders attending. The welcome reception and dinner was held at Hawksworth

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 14

CPABC Member Recognition Program 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,

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Recap: 2018 Chapter Leaders Meeting

On June 21st and 22nd, CPABC held its annual Chapter Leaders Meeting at the beautiful Sutton Place Hotel, located in the heart of downtown Vancouver, BC. The event brought over 30 chapter chairs, vice-chairs, community and candidate support volunteers, representing

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