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Roundtable Consultation: Tax Planning Using Private Corporations

Roundtable Consultation: Tax Planning Using Private Corporations On September 7, CPABC will be hosting a roundtable consultation to discuss the policy paper, “Tax Planning Using Private Corporations,” which was released by the Government of Canada on July 18, 2017. Members in

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Regional Check-Up 2017

Southwest BC economy trends positive The Mainland/Southwest Development Region (Southwest BC) enjoyed a stunning year of economic growth in 2016, due to the following: 1. Southwest BC’s vibrant service sector helped pushed employment to a record of 1.54 million positions

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Community Event: Canada Day/Riverside Village

June 30 – July 2, 2017 CPABC’s Richmond/South Delta chapter is seeking enthusiastic CPA members and students to volunteer for the 2017 Ships to Shore event which is being held in Steveston Village, Richmond, from Friday June 30th – Sunday

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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 Richmond Chapter was

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Apply for Exemption When Volunteering at Tax Clinics

When volunteering to prepare tax returns for low-income taxpayers at an organized tax clinic in BC, members need to apply for the exemption from licensing if you are: • employed in industry, government, and other sectors outside of public practice;

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AASB Consultations – Compilation Engagements and Agreed-Upon Procedures

This is a CPABC event in collaboration with CPA Canada. Practitioners who perform compilation engagements or agreed upon procedures engagements are invited to participate in two roundtable consultations with the Audit and Assurance Standards Board on Thursday December 8 and Friday 9 December

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2016 Member Engagement Tour Update

Over 85  members and students attended the Member Engagement Tour in Richmond on November 7, 2016.  Held at the Executive Airport Plaza Hotel, members and students came out to listen to Richard Rees FCPA FCA, CEO of CPABC, Dave Hallinan

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Event Update: July 1st Ships to Shore

Ahoy Matey! On July 1st, thirteen members from CPABC’s Richmond/South Delta Chapter had a great time assisting the public at the Ships to Shore event. Our volunteers helped out at the information booth, assisted with crowd control at Imperial Landing

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Event Update: June 24th Annual Chapter Event

Approximately 80 members, students and guests attended our annual chapter event on June 24th. We raised $274 for the CPABC Educational Foundation through the 50/50 draw. The winner, our outgoing Chapter Chair Jacqueline Ho, graciously donated her share of the

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Event Update: Spring 2016 Student Night

On May 13th, approximately 45 students, members and guests participated in our Spring 2016 Student night.  Thank you to Suzanne Berry and Lily Dayson from CPABC who answered many questions and who  informed the attendees about any updates and changes

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