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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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Practitioner Forum Meeting – Vernon and Kelowna

September 2020 (TBD) – Kelowna September 2020 (TBD) –  Vernon   There are two Practitioners’ Forums which meet in Kelowna and Vernon on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management, emerging issues (such as standards) and to share resources available to

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Practitioners’ Forum Meetings – Kelowna & Vernon

January 14, 2020 – Kelowna March 4, 2020 –  Vernon There are two Practitioners’ Forums which meet in Kelowna and Vernon on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management, emerging issues (such as standards) and to share resources available to practitioners.

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Free PD: 2020 AgriStability Workshop for Accountants and Tax Filers

February 27, 2020 The AgriStability Program (BC Ministry of Agriculture) invites you to attend its annual free web based PD seminar on February 27, 2020.  This information session will be interactive, and it will cover the recently announced 2019-20 BC

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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 Kelowna on January 30, 2020. Members licensed for public practice are invited to meet some of the senior staff at the local tax service office and listen

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Recap: Local Okanagan College Students Receive CPABC Chapter Scholarships

Okanagan College Foundation hosted their annual Kelowna Campus Awards Reception on November 21, 2019 in the Atrium at the Centre for Learning. CPAEF Governor Maxine DeHart, who is also a Kelowna City Councillor, was in attendance to represent the CPA

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Local Okanagan College Students Receive Chapter Scholarships

Okanagan College has announced that the 2019 CPAEF scholarships have been awarded to the following students: CPABC Okanagan Chapter Scholarships – Erum Ahmad, Kierra Bootsma; and CPA Education Foundation Endowment Award – Madison Deutscher, Shane Matheson, Zackery Plaxton. These students

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Recap: Kelowna 2019 MET Dinner

On October 17, 2019, the CPABC Okanagan Chapter hosted the annual Member Engagement Tour (MET) event at the Manteo Hotel and Resort located on Kelowna’s beautiful lakefront. Approximately 60 CPAs were in attendance to learn about the latest labour market

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Recap: 2019 MET in Vernon

CPAs gathered in Vernon for the biennial Member Engagement Tour event hosted by the CPABC Okanagan Chapter to learn about the latest labour market research for accountants, connect with the local CPA network, and celebrate member milestones. Approximately 40 CPAs

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Supporting Okanagan College

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) has continued its long standing support for Okanagan College accounting students with its $2,500 annual matching of the CPAEF / Crowe MacKay LLP awards.  These awards are intended for students demonstrating academic excellence who have

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