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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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Regional Check-Up 2017

Southwest BC economy trends positive The Mainland/Southwest Development Region (Southwest BC) enjoyed a stunning year of economic growth in 2016, due to the following: 1. Southwest BC’s vibrant service sector helped pushed employment to a record of 1.54 million positions

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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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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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Langara College: 2017 Celebration of Excellence

Langara College hosted its 2017 Celebration of Excellence event on March 23, 2017 to recognize the success and academic excellence of their students and to honour the generosity of spirit of their supporters and donors. Bruce Hurst FCPA FCGA, chair of the Langara

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CPABC Spring Pacific Summit 2017

CPABC Spring Pacific Summit 2017 May 17-19 CPABC’s Pacific Summit offers leading professional development and networking opportunities designed to help enrich your career and professional network. This is a cost-effective and convenient opportunity to earn CPD credits while learning from

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