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..
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..
The CPA profession is announcing updates to the Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance (ACAF). Designed by the Canadian CPA profession, the ACAF is a unique, next-generation certificate for individuals aspiring to elevate their accounting and finance skills to an intermediate level. Across the country, the CPA profession has partnered with..
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..
Professional accounting bodies from Canada, the United States and Mexico have signed a trilateral Mutual Recognition Agreement...
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..
CPA Canada has submitted its views and recommendations in response to the Government of Canada’s consultations on tax planning using private corporations...
Every year the CPA Education Foundation looks to nominate a person or persons who have made a significant contribution to the work and goals of the Foundation. The Foundation will be accepting nominations until January 15, 2018. In order to qualify, the nominee must meet the following eligibility criteria: be actively involved in the Alberta busine..
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..
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 ..