Category: community

UVIC Graduating Student Receives CPAEF Award

The CPA Education Foundation of BC (CPAEF) has awarded scholarships to four BC students who are graduating from a BC post-secondary institution and have the intent to enroll in the CPA program offered by the CPA Western School of Business

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Giving back: volunteer at virtual tax clinics

Are you looking for a way to give back to your community during this pandemic? Many seniors, new immigrants, and low-income Canadians need to complete income tax returns to qualify for the various tax credits and benefits offered by the

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CPABC Victoria/SVI Chapter Recognized by Camosun College

On February 13, 2020, the CPABC Victoria/SVI Chapter was recognized for its long and sustained support of Camosun College. Sherri Bell, Camosun’s President and CEO, and Jeety Bhalla CPA CA, chair of Camosun Foundation, presented the chapter  with a certificate of

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Recap: CPABC Victoria/SVI Chapter Rings in the Year of the Rat

On February 13, 2020, the CPABC Victoria/SVI Chapter hosted their annual Chinese New Year dinner to celebrate the start of the Chinese zodiac with the Year of the Rat. This long-standing and much anticipated social networking event brought together local

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Chinese New Year & Silent Auction

February 13, 2020 You’re invited to our Annual Chinese New Year Celebration & CPA Camosun Endowment Fundraiser on February 13, 2020. This is a popular local chapter event that sells out quickly that includes a delicious multi course dinner. Our

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Recap: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program Info Session

CPABC recently hosted two outreach events for members interested in volunteering their services.  The first was held in Vancouver on January 23, 2020 followed by another in Victoria on January 27, 2020.  Over 110 members attended these sessions to hear

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Info Session: Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

January 27, 2020 Are you willing to lend a hand to help seniors, newcomers to Canada, and low-income Canadians qualify for the various tax credits available? Become a CVITP Volunteer: For those on modest incomes, failing to file a tax

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Women In Leadership Looking for Volunteers

Women in Leadership (WIL) has announced the launch of their Victoria, British Columbia WIL Chapter and have requested CPABC to do a call out for volunteers. Julie Potter and Mehgan Cabrera, the new Co-Chairs for the Victoria Women in Leadership

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Call for Volunteers to Prepare Tax Returns – Lower Vancouver Island

April 1 – 5, 2019 The Canada Revenue Agency Regional Outreach Program is looking for CPA volunteers through the Community Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Program (CVITP) for clinics at various First Nations located in the lower Vancouver Island from April

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Volunteer Appreciation in Victoria

  CPA Canada, in collaboration with CPABC, co-hosted a Volunteer Appreciation event in Victoria on March 7, 2019. The event was held at the Delta Ocean Pointe Resort and was an opportunity to appreciate the efforts of local CPA members

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