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Canada-BC Job Grant Information Session

Information breakfast session November 28, 2017. Small Business BC (SBBC) extends an invitation to CPABC members owning a small business, including those who operate their own public practice firm, to attend a free information session to learn whether you may be eligible for government grants

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Recap: Vancouver Hosts MET

On November 7, the CPABC Vancouver Chapter hosted 100 attendees at the 2017 Member Engagement Tour reception which was held at the Sutton Place Hotel in downtown Vancouver. The event was emceed by Chapter Chair Mandeep Mann CPA CGA who was supported by an

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2017 Member Engagement Tour

November 7, 2017 Members, students, and candidates are invited to attend a special presentation with CPABC’s President and CEO Lori Mathison, LLB, FCPA, FCGA, and other members of the governance team as they provide updates on the accounting profession in

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Recap: October Monthly Networking Breakfast

Over 50 members, students and candidates attended the CPABC Vancouver Chapter’s October Monthly Networking Breakfast which was held on October 11, 2017 at the beautiful Sutton Place Hotel in downtown Vancouver. The Chapter hosts regular social networking breakfasts to connect members with

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Event Recap: Cat Fight ends with Ticats Beating Lions

On September 22, 2017, over 100 CPABC members, students, candidates and their guests came out to watch the BC Lions take on the Hamilton Tigercats. Both teams entered BC Place Stadium with lukewarm win-loss statistics making this an important game

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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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