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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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Local Student Receives CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has announced the recipients of the CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary.  Eight accounting students will receive bursaries totalling $5,000. These students attend the following BC colleges and universities: Kwantlen Polytechnic University

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Coast Mountain College Student Receives CPAEF Award

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has awarded scholarships to four BC students who are graduating from a BC post-secondary institution and have the intent to enroll in the CPA program offered by the CPA Western School of Business

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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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Prince Rupert Member Engagement Tour Cancelled

The Member Engagement Tour event scheduled for Prince Rupert on October 24 2019 has been cancelled due to low registrations. Information about the BC Labour Market Report will be included in an upcoming edition of In Focus magazine. Members, candidates

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Get Involved – Join the Chapter

Members are invited to get involved with their local chapter. If you would like to volunteer with the chapter contact Paul Anderson CPA CMA, CPABC Pacific Northwest Chapter chair.  The chapter hosts several events a year including social networking, local

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Recap: 2019 Chapter Leaders Meeting

The 2019 CPABC Chapter Leaders Meeting was held in Vancouver and Richmond on June 20 and 21. All 16 chapters were represented at this year’s event with 32 chapter leaders attending. The welcome reception and dinner was held at Hawksworth

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Volunteers Needed: Income Tax Preparation at Nisga’a Lands

April 8-12, 2019 The Canada Revenue Agency Regional Outreach Program is looking for CPA volunteers through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Program (CVITP)  for clinics at Nisla’a Lands – New Aiyansh, Gitwinksihlkw and Laxgalts’ap (located north of Terrace) from

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