Author: David Chiang

Chapter Makes Pledge towards the David Sale Memorial Fund at KPU

The CPABC Surrey/Langley/North Delta Chapter has pledged $10,000 over four years towards the David Sale Memorial Fund at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU). David Sale FCPA FCGA passed away on September 25, 2017.   David was a former board chair of CGA-BC,

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Recap: AcSB Consultation on Agriculture

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

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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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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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Recap: Surrey Food Bank Fundraising Breakfast

The Surrey Food Bank (SFB) held their  16th Annual Breakfast with the Bank event on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Bombay Banquet Hall in Surrey.  This early morning event also marked the food bank’s 35 years of service to the local

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Recap: Community Event at the Surrey Food Bank

On Friday, February 9, 2018, eight members of the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N.Delta chapter set aside a day to help sort food at the Surrey Food Bank  Society’s (SFB) new Port Kells warehouse. The CPA team was assigned duties such as unpacking pallets and sorting food donations which were

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Recap: CPA Program Overview Held in Surrey

CPABC, in collaboration with the CPABC Surrey/Langley/NDelta Chapter, hosted a free PD session entitled “CPA Program Overview” on February 7 at the Guildford Golf & Country Club in Surrey. Over 45 members attended this event which was presented by CPABC

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Recap: Giants take down Hitmen

Over 50 CPA members, candidates, students and their guests, including about a dozen lawyers, attended the February 2 home game between the Vancouver Giants and Calgary Hitmen. This professional networking event was held in the Banquet Hall of the Langley

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Practitioners’ Forum – February

February 8, 2018.  The Practitioners’ Forum – Surrey provides an opportunity for practitioners in small CPA firms 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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2017 MET Wraps Up with Final Stop in Surrey

The 2017 Member Engagement Tour wrapped up with a final stop in Surrey BC on November 29, 2017.  The 2017 MET started in early October and included 22 locations across the province.  Over 1,250 members, students and candidates attended the tour including

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