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Community Service: BC Wildfire Assistance

Small Business BC (SBBC) is seeking CPAs licensed in public practice to respond to phone calls from small business owners who have been impacted by BC wildfires to discuss accounting and business continuity issues. SBBC will handle signups and bookings

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CPABC Member Recognition Program: Nominations Close September 15

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, innovative thinking, integrity, and

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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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Networking Breakfast – Campbell River

June 23, 2016 The CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter is excited to host our upcoming Networking Breakfast in Campbell River on Thursday,  June 23rd.  This is a great opportunity to connect with fellow members, students and volunteers. We hope to

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Update: Financial Literacy Event in Nanaimo

On June 8, 2016, approximately 50 Members came out to the Coast Bastion Hotel in Nanaimo to learn about the Financial Literacy program, “Train-the Trainer” session over lunch. Opening remarks were made by Chapter volunteer, Janice McAllan CPA, CGA, inviting

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Community Event

June 26th, 2016 The CPABC Upper Vancouver Island chapter is looking to see if there is interest in putting a team together for this year’s Shopper’s Drug Mart’s Ride Don’t Hide Fundraiser for Mental Health, to be held on June

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Get Involved with your Chapter

June 9, 2016 CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter Board Meeting – Form new chapter board Are you interested in getting involved with your local CPABC Chapter? Now is your chance! The CPABC Upper Vancouver Island Chapter will be holding a

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Financial Literacy: Train the Trainer

June 8, 2016 CPA Canada’s Community Connect Program provides Canadians – from school-age children to retirees – the knowledge and confidence needed to make the best possible financial choices for their circumstances.   Through this national initiative, CPA members across the

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First Annual COIN High School Competition

The first annual CPABC COIN Competition is now accepting registrations. BC high school students are eligible to participate and show off their accounting acumen. The COIN competition consists of a 75 question multiple choice exam, focusing on introductory accounting concepts,

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Community: Tax Clinic Volunteers

Tax Clinic Volunteers Needed.    The preparation of tax returns for members of the public requires a public practice license.  However, there is an exemption from licensure when a member is preparing tax returns in a volunteer tax clinic provided

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