Category: community

Help Others by Volunteering to Prepare Low-Income Tax Returns

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians don’t know that they need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits offered by the government.

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2018 KPU Donor Appreciation Dinner

Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU) held their annual Donor Appreciation dinner on November 22, 2018 at the Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel in Surrey. The event was hosted by the KPU Foundation and emceed by Stephanie Howes, KPU Interim Dean of Business.

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Request a Financial Literacy Session in your Community Today

Be the CPA that connects your community to Financial Literacy. Here’s how you can make that happen through CPA Canada’s FinLit programs. The mission of this program is to deliver unbiased financial literacy education and information to Canadians to improve

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Chapter Makes Pledge towards the David Sale Memorial Fund at KPU

The CPABC Surrey/Langley/North Delta Chapter has pledged a total of $10,000, paid 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

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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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CPABC Multicultural Day Social Event

June 27, 2018 Celebrate Multicultural Day in BC by attending a social event with professional colleagues from a wide diversity of cultures. This unique social event is co-hosted by CPABC in collaboration with the Association of Filipino Canadian Accountants (AFCA),

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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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Community Event: Breakfast with the Bank

May 10, 2018 Join us on Thursday, May 10th for our Surrey Food Bank fundraising event. This is a charitable event that draws interest from local businesses and professionals who want to support cause-related events, as well as make new

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Community Service: Tax Clinic Volunteers

CPABC members can participate as a volunteer preparing tax returns or alternatively can request a free tax return preparation clinic, on behalf of a community organization, through the CRA’s Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP). When volunteering, here are three

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Chapter Award at SFU Announced

Simon Fraser University has announced the 2017/18 award recipients for the following CPAEF Awards: Avnit Sekhon was the recipient of the CPABC Surrey/Langley/N. Delta Chapter Award in Accounting ($1500).  This award is funded by the generosity of Chapter members and recognizes a

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