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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 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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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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Recap: 2020 CPABC Hockey Night

A record 140 CPABC members and their guests attended the annual CPABC Hockey Night event on January 27, 2020 to cheer on the home town favourite Canucks against St. Louis Blues who are the defending Stanley Cup champions.  Both teams

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Information Session: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

January 23, 2020 Are you willing to lend a hand to help seniors, newcomers to Canada, and low-income Canadians qualify for the various tax credits available? Become a CVITP Volunteer: For those on modest incomes, failing to file a tax

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Chapter Supports Capilano University

Capilano University hosted their 2020 Chancellor’s Circle dinner on January 16, 2020 at The Wallace in North Vancouver, BC. The event was an opportunity to celebrate donors, like the CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF), for their longstanding support.  The CPAEF is

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