Category: CPABC

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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Join the BC Public Practitioner Discussion Forum

July 3, 2020 Are you a public practitioner looking for a venue to discuss accounting or auditing issues related to COVID-19? The new Provincial Practitioner Discussion Forum is open to all licensed practitioners in BC. The forum will meet (online)

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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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Giving back: volunteer at virtual tax clinics

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community during this pandemic? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits and benefits offered by the

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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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Recap: Spring Has (almost) Arrived – Chapter Brunch

The CPABC Tri-Cities Chapter hosted their annual Spring Social Brunch on March 8, 2020 at the beautiful Meadow Gardens Golf Club. About two dozen members, candidates and students and their guests attended the brunch to connect with each other and meet

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Recap: CFE Celebration

The CPABC Tri-Cities Chapter celebrated local CFE writers at an evening reception held on February 28, 2020 at the Milestones Restaurant in Coquitlam.  Eight local grads attended and were congratulated by chapter leaders and members. The evening was also an

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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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