Author: David Chiang

Golf Recap: UnFOREgettable Experience

On September 14, 2017, over 100 CPABC members and their guests attended CPABC’s 58th Annual Golf Tournament which was held at the University Golf Club in Vancouver.  Ben Moxon, CPA CA, again served as the tournament director which he has helped

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Event Recap: September Networking Breakfast

Over 70 members, students and candidates attended the Vancouver Chapter’s September Networking Breakfast which was held on September 12, 2017 at the Sutton Place Hotel in downtown Vancouver. The Vancouver Chapter hosts regular social networking breakfasts to connect members with other professionals to develop

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Event Recap: UBC Farm

Ten volunteers from the CPABC Vancouver Chapter attended a community engagement event held on September 9, 2017 at the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems (CSFS) located at the UBC Farm. CSFS is a unique research centre that aims to understand and fundamentally

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Event Recap: Tax Consultations on Private Corporations

On July 18, 2017, federal finance minister Bill Morneau released a policy paper, “Tax Planning Using Private Corporations,” which outlined proposed legislative changes that are significant. The government allowed for a 75 day consultation period with comments requested by October

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Roundtable Consultation: Tax Planning Using Private Corporations

Roundtable Consultation: Tax Planning Using Private Corporations On September 7, CPABC will be hosting a roundtable consultation to discuss the policy paper, “Tax Planning Using Private Corporations,” which was released by the Government of Canada on July 18, 2017. Members in

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Vancouver Chapter Award at BCIT

The 2017 BCIT Graduating Awards Ceremony was held on June 23, 2017 in the Great Hall of the BCIT Burnaby Campus.  The event was an opportunity to recognize students for their achievement and also to thank donors for their generous commitment to supporting student success. 

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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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Recap: Vancouver Canadians

The CPABC Vancouver Chapter, in collaboration with CPABC, hosted a regional social networking event on June 23, 2017 at Nat Bailey Stadium in the Hey Y’all Porch. Over 100 members, students, candidates and their guests came out to watch the

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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 Vancouver Chapter reps were Mandeep

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Chapter Supports Local Students

The CPABC Vancouver Chapter, and five other CPABC chapters, have funded over $26,175 in new student scholarships and bursaries through the CPA Education Foundation.  These chapters include:  Kamloops/Cariboo, Okanagan, Surrey/Langley/N.Delta, Tri-Cities, Vancouver and Victoria/Southern Vancouver Island. As a result of the generosity

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