Author: David Chiang

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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CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament Recap

Over 50 members and their guests participated in the 3rd Annual CPABC Fraser Valley Golf Tournament which was held at Newlands Golf and Country Club in Langley on June 9, 2017. This sold out tournament was again co-hosted by the

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Chapter Supports Local Students

The CPABC Surrey/Langley/NDelta Chapter, and five other CPABC chapters, have funded over $26,175 in new student scholarships and bursaries through the CPA Education Foundation.  These chapters include:  Kamloops/Cariboo, Okanagan, Surrey/Langley/NDelta, Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Victoria/Southern Vancouver Island. As a result of the generosity

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CPABC CRA Liaison Meeting in Surrey

Members in public practice in Surrey will have received an invitation to attend the 2017 CRA liaison meeting in Surrey on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.  This annual event is an opportunity to meet senior CRA management and learn about the latest services and

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Event Recap: Nightshift Street Ministries

On January 28, 2017, eight members from the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N. Delta Chapter spent the evening  serving food and providing companionship at the Nightshift Street Ministries Society (http://nightshiftministries.org/).  Nightshift Ministries provides clothing, counselling, education and transitional housing to vulnerable, addicted and homeless

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Kwantlen Polytechnic University Awards Chapter Scholarship

Kwantlen Polytechnic University hosted their 28th Annual Scholarship Dinner on November 24, 2016 at the River Rock Casino in Richmond.  The dinner recognized students for their academic achievement and was an opportunity for KPU to express its appreciation to donors for

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