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Giving back: volunteer at virtual tax clinics

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community during this pandemic? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits and benefits offered by the

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Recap: Prince George 2019 MET

On October 23, 2019, the CPABC Member Engagement Tour (MET) made a stop in the “northern capital” of Prince George, BC. The local chapter hosted 60 members at the Prince George Civic Centre where attendees heard about the latest labour

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CPABC Prince George Chapter Supports UNBC

The University of Northern British Columbia held their annual donor appreciation reception on October 3, 2019 at the Prince George Campus of UNBC in the Bentley Centre. The event was an opportunity for donors to meet faculty and students and

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Prince George: Lorna Wendling CPA CA Re-Elected Chamber President

Lorna Wendling CPA CA, a partner at Deloitte has been re-elected to the Prince George and District Chamber of Commerce for the 2019/20 year. She was quoted in the Prince George Daily News saying, “I am thrilled to be returning

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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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Request a Financial Literacy Session in your Community Today

Be the CPA that connects your community to Financial Literacy. Here’s how you can make that happen through CPA Canada’s FinLit programs. The mission of this program is to deliver unbiased financial literacy education and information to Canadians to improve

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 14

CPABC Member Recognition Program CPABC’s annual Member Recognition Program recognizes the achievements and shares the esteem that individual members bring to CPA, the accounting profession, and our communities. Award recipients exemplify the best attributes of chartered professional accountants: leadership, expertise,

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Prince George Chapter Creates New Scholarship at UNBC

The CPABC Prince George Chapter has donated $2,000 to fund a new annual $1,000 scholarship at the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) through to 2019/20. The chapter, along with three other CPABC chapters, have donated a cumulative total of

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Community Service: Tax Clinic Volunteers

CPABC members can participate as a volunteer preparing tax returns or alternatively can request a free tax return preparation clinic, on behalf of a community organization, through the CRA’s Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP). When volunteering, here are three

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November Is National Financial Literacy Month

Spread the word about our free financial literacy sessions. CPABC members can play an important role in advancing financial literacy by encouraging local schools, libraries, communities, and companies to host free 60-minute financial literacy sessions. CPA Canada has developed resources

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