Author: David Chiang

Local Student Receives 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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Local VIU Students Receive Scholarship Awards

Vancouver Island University (VIU) has announced the 2019/20 recipients of the CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) Awards.  These $1,000 scholarships are awarded to accounting students who have contributed to their community and who have the intent to pursue the

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Recap: 2019 MET Tour in Nanaimo and Campbell River

On November 14 and 15, 2019, the CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter hosted the annual Member Engagement Tour (MET) in Nanaimo at the Nanaimo Golf Course and Campbell River at the Anchor Inn & Suites. Over 100 CPAs were in

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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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Call for Volunteers to Prepare Tax Returns – Tofino, Ahousaht and Hot Springs Cove

March 25-29, 2019 The Canada Revenue Agency Regional Outreach Program is looking for CPA volunteers through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Program (CVITP) for clinics in Tofino, Ahousaht and Hot Springs Cover from March 25 to 29, 2019. If

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CRA Consultation: Serving you Better

September 26, 2018 On September 26, 2018, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) will be engaging CPAs through a Serving You Better consultation in Victoria at the Victoria Conference Centre from 3:00PM – 5:00PM. This consultation intended to help the CRA better

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Pacific Summit – Vancouver

 May 30 – June 1 CPABC 2018 Spring Pacific Summit: Registration is Open.  Fulfil your annual CPD requirement at CPABC’s Spring Pacific Summit in Vancouver! Themed “Masters of Change,” the Summit offers access to over 20 PD sessions that you

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Recap: UVI Chapter Hosts Three MET Events

The CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter hosted three Member Engagement Tour events which cumulatively attracted over 110 members, CPA students and candidates. On October 18, a MET dinner was held in Duncan at the Ramada Hotel.  The following day on October 19, the MET travelled

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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 Upper Vancouver Island Chapter

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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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