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CPA Canada writes to deputy minister of Finance Canada on tax changes

CPA Canada writes to deputy minister of Finance Canada on tax changes

CPA Canada recently convened a conference call with members of its tax committees and other stakeholders to obtain input on Finance Canada’s follow-up measures – announced mid-October – regarding the proposals to address tax planning using private corporations. While the follow-up measures appear to represent some steps forward, these proposa..
CPA’s Next  Top Model

CPA’s Next Top Model

This article was featured in the Fall issue of Dividends magazine, which will be arriving in your mailbox this month. By Kayla Panizzon Not all models need a runway, especially if you’re a role model like Meagan Schroder CPA, CGA. This is not your typical CPA success story. This is a story about bravery, determination and the importance of role m..
Building your organization’s brand through sponsorship

Building your organization’s brand through sponsorship

Sponsorship is one of the fastest growing forms of marketing and brand building. That is no surprise, given that sponsorship provides a number of opportunities to broaden an organization’s competitive advantage by increasing their credibility, image, and brand in sponsoring events and attracting a target market. Promotional opportunities exist i..
Four Alberta CPAs make Avenue Magazine’s 40 Under 40

Four Alberta CPAs make Avenue Magazine’s 40 Under 40

Each year, in both Calgary and Edmonton, Albertans nominate exceptional leaders, innovators, and influencers for Avenue Magazine‘s Top 40 Under 40 program. Of the hundreds of nominees, just 40 make the final list (per city), chosen by a panel of judges including business leaders in an array of fields. The Albertans who achieve this distinct..
2017 CEO Town Halls

2017 CEO Town Halls

During the month of September, CEO Town Halls were held throughout the province. More than 700 Alberta CPAs attended the sessions in Calgary, Edmonton, Grande Prairie, Lethbridge and Red Deer to hear an update on CPA Alberta’s activities and current issues in the profession. CEO Rachel Miller FCPA, FCA provided information on the new five-yea..
Navigating change through the ever-changing economic landscape

Navigating change through the ever-changing economic landscape

CPA Canada has launched its new branding campaign, focusing on how CPAs across the country, including Alberta, can help businesses – small and large – navigate change. The campaign focuses on the idea that: “The world of business is constantly changing. Companies need to stay one step ahead of change. Luckily there are a group of people that ..