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Recap: 2017 MET in Pacific Northwest

On October 3, 2017, the 2017 Member Engagement Tour (MET) kicked off in the Pacific Northwest with its first stop in Prince Rupert followed by Terrace. The Prince Rupert MET luncheon was held at the North Coast Meeting and Convention Centre and

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Recap: 2017 Chapter Leaders Meeting

  CPABC held its annual Chapter Leaders Meeting in Vancouver on June 15th and 16th which brought together 27 chapter chairs, vice-chairs and Profession Development chairs representing 15 of CPABC’s 16 chapters from across the province.  The CPABC Pacific Northwest Chapter

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Happy Canada150!

Canada 150: #CPAproud As detailed in the March/April and May/June 2017 issues of CPABC in Focus, CPA Canada is currently running a #CPAproud campaign that coincides with Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations , and CPABC is supporting this campaign with a Twitter

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Local Member Crystal Sawatzky Featured in Northern View

Local member and Chapter Vice-Chair Crystal Sawatzky was recently profiled in an article which appeared in the Northern View.  Its a wonderful article about how she made her way to Prince Rupert, stayed and now calls it Home. Click here to

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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 Pacific Northwest Chapter board member Khalie Genereaux (Chair) . The meeting was an opportunity for leaders to

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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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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

From all of us at CPABC and the Pacific Northwest 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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Update: Chapter Leaders Meeting February 20, 2015

CPABC Member Services held its inaugural Chapter Leaders Meeting on Friday February 20, 2015 in Vancouver at the elegant Rosewood Hotel Georgia.   Twenty-seven chapter chairs and vice chairs from fourteen of the fifteen CPABC chapters attended this all day event.  Paul

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