Category: CPABC

Update: 2016 Chapter Leaders Meeting

CPABC hosted its annual 2016 Chapter Leaders Meeting in Vancouver on June 2 and 3.  Thirty chapter chairs, vice-chairs, and PD chairs from 15 chapters were in attendance including Kootenay East Chapter board member Al Paetz.   The meeting was an opportunity for

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Get your verifiable PD

Get your verifiable PD requirements out of the way and enjoy your summer! Click here to access Free Web-Based PD Seminars that you can take anytime, anywhere, at your own convenience… Topics include: ·         CPABC Regulatory Update ·         An Update

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CPA Education Foundation Bursaries

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has announced a refreshed bursary program for CPA PREP and CPA PEP students. Deadline for applications is August 15, 2016. To find out more, please visit the CPAEF website under the “Helping Students”

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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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Public Service – Elections Canada

Elections Canada is encouraging tax preparers to discuss with their client’s the importance of consenting to share contact information, such as name, address, birth date and citizenship, with Elections Canada in order to have a more complete and accurate voters list.

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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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CPABC 2016 Pacific Summit

CPABC 2016 Pacific Summit May 11–13, 2016 Fairmont Chateau Whistler You’re invited to join BC’s top CPAs at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler to hear experts share their insight about the latest practices, innovations, and ideas that can help you in

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

From all of us at CPABC and the Kootenay East Chapter Board, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Please join us for upcoming events and connect with your fellow CPAs and CPA students.  

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2015 Member Engagement Tour (1CPD)

November 12, 2015 You are invited to attend a special presentation with CPABC’s CEO Richard Rees, FCPA, FCA and other members of senior leadership. Join us as they will update members and students on the accounting profession in British Columbia.

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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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