Author: David Chiang

Canada-BC Job Grant Info Session

Information breakfast session November 28, 2017. Small Business BC (SBBC) extends an invitation to CPABC members owning a small business, including those who operate their own public practice firm, to attend a free information session to learn whether you may be eligible for government grants

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Practitioner Forum Meeting in November

November 9, 2017.  The Practitioners’ Forum – Surrey provides an opportunity for practitioners and firm employees to exchange information, share best practices, and strengthen professional alliances.  This Forum is supported by CPABC.  The agenda is pre-determined by the Forum’s members

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Chapter Awards Scholarship to Local KPU Student

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) School of Business hosted their annual 2017 Scholarships and Awards Dinner on October 25, 2017 at the River Rock Whistler Ballroom in Richmond. The dinner was an opportunity for donors to meet KPU’s outstanding award recipients.

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Special Invitation: Overholt Law – Winds of Change in the Workplace

Overholt Law invites CPABC members who are interested in employment and labour law to attend their PD session, “Winds of Change in the Workplace,” on Wednesday October 25, 2017 from 7:30AM to 11:30AM.    This session will be held in Langley

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Event Recap: Catfight ends with Ticats beating Lions

On September 22, 2017, over 100 CPABC members, students, candidates and their guests came out to watch the BC Lions take on the Hamilton Tigercats. Both teams entered BC Place Stadium with lukewarm win-loss statistics making this an important game

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Roundtable Consultations: 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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Event Recap: An evening at the bank

On August 24, 2017, a dozen members, students and candidates from the CPABC Surrey/Langley/NDelta Chapter volunteered at the Surrey Food Bank to distribute food to the bank’s many clients. For over 34 years, the Surrey Food Bank has helped local residents

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Chapter Award at SFU Announced

Simon Fraser University has announced that Chirag Patel has received the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N. Delta Chapter Award in Accounting ($1500).  This award is funded through 2021/2022 by the generosity of Chapter members and recognizes a full time student in the Beedie School of

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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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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 Surrey/Langley/N.Delta Chapter reps were Carl Markwart,

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