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Community Service: BC Wildfire Assistance

Small Business BC (SBBC) is seeking CPAs licensed in public practice to respond to phone calls from small business owners who have been impacted by BC wildfires to discuss accounting and business continuity issues. SBBC will handle signups and bookings

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 15

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, innovative thinking, integrity, and

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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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Prince George Chapter Annual Golf Tournament Cancelled

Annual Chapter Golf Tournament – CANCELLED This event has been cancelled. Sorry for the inconvenience. Please continue to visit us on our chapter blog for other upcoming events. Join us for another great day of golfing in the beautiful Quesnel.   The event includes a

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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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Peace Region Chapter Event: Tour and Networking

April 6, 2016 Join the CPABC Peace Region Chapter as we take a tour of Louisiana Pacific Canada’s OSB Plant in Fort St. John with a Networking Event to follow at Casey’s Pub. Please meet in the parking lot at

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Join a Women’s Peer Mentoring Group

Women’s Enterprise Centre’s Peer Mentoring Groups are designed specifically to help women entrepreneurs address the issues and barriers they experience while making the transition to self-employment. These issues can range from creating a balance between work life and personal life,

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Update: CRA Liaison Meetings

CPABC and CRA jointly hosted a CRA Liaison Meeting in Prince George on February 18, 2016.  Over 40 tax practitioners attended these sessions with another 350 members attending other sessions in Kelowna, Surrey, Vancouver, and Victoria. These CRA Liaison Meetings are an excellent way

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Community: Tax Clinic Volunteers

Tax Clinic Volunteers Needed.    The preparation of tax returns for members of the public requires a public practice license.  However, there is an exemption from licensure when a member is preparing tax returns in a volunteer tax clinic provided

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The CPABC Member Recognition Program

The CPABC Member Recognition Program Exceptional volunteerism and career achievement—both in the community and within the profession—is something all three legacy bodies recognized and celebrated. Building on these traditions, we are proud to launch the CPABC Member Recognition Program, which

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