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Chapter Events Update

In these uncertain times, CPABC is concerned about the health and wellness of our members, students and candidates. Consequently, all local chapter events, which include chapter PD, social networking, community engagement and student/candidate events, are on hold until further notice.

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Local Students Supported with CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has announced the recipients of the CPAEF David Sale FCPA FCGA Memorial Bursary.  Eight accounting students will receive bursaries totalling $5,000. These students attend the following BC colleges and universities: Kwantlen Polytechnic University

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Virtual Online PD – Available Anytime, Anywhere

In addition to social networking, community outreach, and student/candidate engagement, Chapters have played an important role in local professional development. Under present conditions, it is not possible to host in-person events.  However, there are many opportunities for members to attend

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Member Recognition Awards 2020

Award Overviews and Nomination Criteria Every year, CPABC calls for peer nominations for the following member recognition awards. In doing so, CPABC is seeking to identify those members making a significant impact in their organization, the broader business community, charitable

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Join the Practitioner Forum – Surrey

May 2020 The Practitioners’ Forum meets in Surrey on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management and emerging issues such as standards and available practitioner resources.  The next meeting will be in May 2020. This forum bring together local practitioners

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COVID-19 Resources

CPABC has a webportal containing updates and resources on COVID-19 issues and impacts. This site provides curated links and articles relevant for members and covers: Tax and Benefits, Public Practice Guidance, General Business Resources, and Health and Mental Wellness resources.

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Free PD: 2020 AgriStability Workshop for Accountants and Tax Filers

February 27, 2020 The AgriStability Program (BC Ministry of Agriculture) invites you to attend its annual free web based PD seminar on February 27, 2020.  This information session will be interactive, and it will cover the recently announced 2019-20 BC

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Licensed public practitioners Invited to CRA liaison meeting

CPABC has organised a practitioners’ liaison meeting with the Canada Revenue Agency in Vancouver on January 23, 2020 and in Surrey on February 6, 2020. Members licensed for public practice are invited to meet some of the senior staff at

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Information Session: Running Your Own Practice

November 26, 2019 Have you ever wondered what it would be like to run your own public accounting practice (audit, review, compilations, tax, CFO for hire, etc). Then attend this free information session, hosted by the CPABC Young Professionals Forum,

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Practitioners’ Forum: Surrey

November 14, 2019 – Surrey The Practitioners’ Forum meets in Surrey on a quarterly basis to discuss practice management and emerging issues such as standards and available practitioner resources. This forum bring together local practitioners and are an excellent opportunity

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