Author: David Chiang

Recap: AcSB Consultation on Agriculture

On September 25, 2018 the Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) held a roundtable consultation in Abbotsford BC on the exposure draft “Agriculture”.   Over 20 members attended this roundtable to share their opinions with the standard setters which included Paul Hargreaves

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Roundtable Consultation: AcSB Exposure Draft on Agriculture

September 25, 2018   In July 2018, the Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) released an exposure draft “Agriculture” and is seeking stakeholder input on this proposed new standard. Currently, there is a significant diversity in practice regarding the accounting for biological assets. 

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Recap: 2018 Whitecaps Game Night

The CPABC Richmond/South Delta Chapter and CPABC jointly co-hosted the May 11, 2018 Whitecaps game night event which had 100 members, candidates, CPA students and their guests attending. The evening started with a pre-game reception at the Georgian Court Hotel

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New Student Scholarship Created at Kwantlen Polytechnic University

CPABC Richmond/South Delta Chapter has created a new $1,000 scholarship at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.   This award is funded through to 2019/20 and a request for matching by the CPA Education Foundation is pending. The award recognizes a 3rd or 4th

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Pacific Summit – Vancouver

May 30 – June 1 CPABC 2018 Spring Pacific Summit: Registration is Open. Fulfil your annual CPD requirement at CPABC’s Spring Pacific Summit in Vancouver! Themed “Masters of Change,” the Summit offers access to over 20 PD sessions that you

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Information Session: Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Program

April 9, 2018. If you are a CPA member interesting in pursuing the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation, then attend a lunch time information session at CPABC’s office at Harbour Centre (8th floor, 555 West Hastings Street, Vancouver) on Monday

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Join CPABC Ultimate Team this Summer

March 20, 2018.   Attend this initial breakfast orientation session on March 20, 2018 to find out more about joining the CPABC Ultimate Team. CPABC will be sponsoring a 25-person team in the Vancouver Ultimate League (VUL).  CPABC members, CPA candidates and CPA

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Recap: Inaugural Badminton Tournament

The CPABC Richmond/S.Delta Chapter held their inaugural Badminton Tournament on March 10, 2018 at the RichmondPro Badminton Centre.   Over 30 players at all skill levels came out for an afternoon of fun yet friendly competitive play. Congratulations to the

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Networking: Information Systems Professionals

March 6, 2018.  Come connect with professionals in the Information Systems sector over appetizers and a beverage. If you are interested in connecting with ISACA (Information Systems Audit and Control Association) members, many of whom are also CPAs in the information

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Community Engagement: Local CPAs Help Nepalese Youth

In the fall 2017, a group of climbers which included CPABC members Jim Carr-Hilton FCPA FCA, Bruce Gandossi CPA CA, and Bruce Hurst FCPA FCGA and their partners and spouses, trekked to base camp at Mount Everest bringing recreational gifts

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