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Complimentary Tax Guide for CPABC Academic Members

The CPA Education Foundation is offering CPABC academic members a complimentary “Personal Tax Planner Guide 2018/19” published by CPA Canada. This useful guide, which can be a quick reference tool in the classroom, provides updates on tax changes during the

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Selkirk College Awarded Speaker Series Grants

Selkirk College has received two $1,000 Speaker Series grants to support faculty development.  The first event is a hand-on workshop on Cloud Accounting to develop faculty skills using cloud based accounting software (Xero Software) with proposed speaker Alyssa Bryden.  The

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2018 PD Pass for Academic Members

The CPAEF generously funds the PD Pass for Academic Members. Under this program, which was launched nine years ago, CPABC members in academia are provided a PD Pass for two complimentary days of professional development offered through CPABC’s PD department –

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Leith Wheeler Supports CPAEF

Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel has made a donation to the CPA Education Foundation to support the advancement of accounting education in BC.  The donation was presented by Michael Schaab CPA CA CFA, Leith Wheeler’s vice-president and portfolio manager, to the

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CPABC SLND Chapter Pledges To Support the David Sale Endowment at KPU

The CPABC Surrey/Langley/North Delta Chapter has pledged a total of $10,000, paid over four years, towards the David Sale Memorial Fund at Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU). David Sale FCPA FCGA passed away on September 25, 2017.   David was a former

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Olympian Auctions Collectible Beer Jug to Benefit CPAEF

Anne Davis, an attendee at the CPABC Fall Pacific Summit which was held in Victoria BC on September 27 and 28, 2018, was the highest bidder for a collectible beer jug autographed by Olympic Gold Medallist Jon Montgomery. Jon was

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FRAS Canada’s Academic Advisory Council Looking for Volunteers

Financial Reporting & Assurance Standards Canada is looking for volunteers to join their Academic Advisory Council. The purpose of the council is to ensure that the Accounting Standards Board of Canada (AcSB) is fully informed of academic research in areas

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Research: Cost and Benefits of Key Audit Matter Reporting

                  CPABC member Dr. Fred Pries, PhD FCPA FCA, associate professor emeritus, and Sandra Scott CPA CA, associate professor, both of the University of Guelph, have recently published a research paper, “Cost

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CPAEF Hosts UBC Sauder School Award Recipients

The CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF), in collaboration with UBC Sauder School of Business, hosted a luncheon on September 11, 2018 to connect seven recent CPAEF award recipients with members of the profession.  These UBC alumni are now candidates in the

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Erin Egeland CPA CGA Accepted into CPAEF Doctoral Support Program

Erin Egeland, MBA CPA CGA CFI, has been accepted into the CPA Education Foundation (CPAEF) Doctoral Support Program and will be pursuing the Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy at the University of British Columbia commencing July 2018. 

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