Category: news

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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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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Meet Your Chapter Board – Communication Committee

The Communication Committee is responsible for promoting events and connecting with local CPA members, students and candidates through regular email communication and using  different social media platforms. The committee also maintains the events registration page for all chapter events. Angel

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Event Recap: CPABC Richmond/South Delta Chapter Volunteers Help Their Community with Taxes!

CPABC’s Richmond/South Delta chapter had 12 CPA members, students and candidates volunteer by preparing personal tax returns at the Richmond Multicultural Community Services (RMCS) from March through to May 2018. Prior to the start of their shifts, the volunteers attended

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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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Meet Your Chapter Board: Education/Recruitment Committee

The Education/Recruitment Committee organizes free events every year to provide career advice and updates on the CPA program.  These events are great opportunities to not only interact with CPABC staff, but also to network with CPA members, students and candidates.

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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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Spring Pacific Summit: Early bird pricing ends soon

CPABC 2018 Spring Pacific Summit May 30-June 1, 2018 Vancouver Convention Centre West There are just a few days left to take advantage of early bird pricing for the 2018 Spring Pacific Summit! Join CPAs and business professionals from across

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Recap: CFA Info Session

The CPABC Young Professionals Forum, in collaboration with Wiley Learning, hosted an information session for members interested in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.  This sold out session was held on April 9, 2018 at the CPABC office at Harbour

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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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