Category: CPABC

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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CPABC North Shore/Sunshine Coast Chapter creates New Award at CapU

  The CPABC North Shore/Sunshine Coast Chapter has made another generous donation to the CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) and directed that this donation be used to continue supporting awards for students attending Capilano University. This new donation will

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A Year Ago…. the Chapter Hosted the Annual Golf Tournament

What were we doing a year ago? In the summer of 2019, the CPABC North Shore / Sunshine Coast Chapter hosted their fourth annual golf tournament in June, Quarry Rock hike in July, and bike ride in August. The annual

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Virtual Online PD – Available Anytime, Anywhere

In addition to social networking, community outreach, and student/candidate engagement, Chapters have played an important role in local professional development. Under present conditions, it is not possible to host in-person events.  However, there are many opportunities for members to attend

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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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Giving back: volunteer at virtual tax clinics

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community during this pandemic? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits and benefits offered by the

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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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Licensed public practitioners Invited to CRA liaison meeting

CPABC has organised a practitioners’ liaison meeting with the Canada Revenue Agency in Vancouver on January 23, 2020 and in Surrey on February 6, 2020. Members licensed for public practice are invited to meet some of the senior staff at

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Help Others by Volunteering to Prepare Low-Income Tax Returns

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians don’t know that they need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits offered by the government.

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