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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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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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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: 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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Recap: 2019 CPABC MET in Pitt Meadows

On October 30, 2019, the CPABC Member Engagement Tour (MET) made a stop in beautiful Pitt Meadows, BC. The local chapter hosted 85 members at the Meadow Garden Golf Club where attendees heard about the latest labour market research for

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Get Involved – Join the Chapter or Member Forums

Members are invited to get involved with their local chapter or member forums. If you would like to volunteer with the chapter contact Willa Chou CPA CMA, CPABC Tri Cities / Ridge Meadows Chapter chair.  The chapter hosts several events

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Recap: 2019 Chapter Leaders Meeting

The 2019 CPABC Chapter Leaders Meeting was held in Vancouver and Richmond on June 20 and 21. All 16 chapters were represented at this year’s event with 32 chapter leaders attending. The welcome reception and dinner was held at Hawksworth

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Chapter Supports CPAEF Bursary Program

The CPA Education Foundation extends its appreciation to the CPABC Tri-Cities / Ridge Meadows Chapter and members for a $2,000 donation in support of student bursaries. The CPAEF provides bursaries to students with financial need who are attending a BC

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