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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A Round of Applause for CPABC’s Volunteers!

A Round of Applause for CPABC’s Volunteers! Plus: How you can get involved Every year, Canada’s National Volunteer Week campaign celebrates community volunteers across the country, acknowledging their commitment, dedication, and selflessness. Themed “It’s time to applaud this country’s volunteers,”

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Networking Social: Meet & Greet in Penticton is CANCELLED

  To minimize the spread of COVID-19 and in support of the B.C. Medical Health Officer’s recommendation for social distancing, this chapter social networking event is cancelled.   *** The CPABC Okanagan Chapter is excited to host our first Meet &

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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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Vernon Coffee Club Meeting

February 21, 2020 You are invited to join your CPA colleagues with a cup of coffee for our first session in 2020 of the Vernon CPA Coffee Club! Come out for an opportunity to network, learn and enjoy your morning

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Successful CFE Writers’ Annual Luncheon

January 31, 2020 Come out and celebrate our successful CFE writers with a Luncheon on Friday, January 31, 2020 at Summerhill Pyramid Winery. This is the fifth annual CFE Writers’ Luncheon and continues as an established annual tradition in the

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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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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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Season’s Greetings from CPABC

Season’s Greetings and a Happy New Year! On behalf of the chapter board and staff at CPABC, we wish you a very happy and festive holiday season. And, we look forward to seeing you at upcoming chapter events including local

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