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Reminder: CPA Alberta Board and Regulatory Vote closes September 16

Reminder: CPA Alberta Board and Regulatory Vote closes September 16

Time is running out! Don’t miss the opportunity to have your say in the future of the profession—your vote is important! The vote to elect three members to the CPA Alberta Board and ratify four proposed amendments to the CPA Alberta Bylaws will close September 16 at 12:00 noon. This year’s CPA Alberta Board candidates bring a broad r..
Making the most of CPA member benefits and plans

Making the most of CPA member benefits and plans

Membership can certainly have its privileges, and as a member of CPA Alberta, you’re sure to find a benefit of value at any stage in your career. From insurance and retirement plans to travel and entertainment, there are many products and services available to you at a discounted rate. Check out the following benefits available to all CPA Alb..
Changes to the professional liability insurance program

Changes to the professional liability insurance program

The CPA profession is pleased to advise you of two recent changes to the professional liability insurance program. New Name:  CPA Professional Liability Plan Inc. AICA Services Inc., the administrator of the profession’s professional liability insurance program, has changed its name to CPA Professional Liability Plan Inc. The purpose of this ch..
Wrapping up Elevate 2016: Celebrating Progress and Achievement

Wrapping up Elevate 2016: Celebrating Progress and Achievement

The first annual celebration of the profession, Elevate 2016: Celebrating Progress and Achievement, wrapped up on June 6 with the Edmonton Chapter Golf Tournament. Over the course of 10 days, more than 3,100 people from all over the province attended 15 events in both Edmonton and Calgary. Highlights from Elevate 2016 include: Welcoming 270 of the ..
Do you know a leader that deserves recognition?

Do you know a leader that deserves recognition?

CPAs are in a enviable position to work with and observe outstanding leaders in business and the community. Do you know an outstanding leader who’s shaping the future through innovation, determination, and a commitment to success? Ensure they get the recognition they deserve. Each year prominent leaders are recognized and awarded for their hard ..
Celebrating the first-ever CPA Alberta graduations

Celebrating the first-ever CPA Alberta graduations

The first-ever CPA Alberta Convocations are upon us! The first took place in Calgary on Saturday, May 28, marking a milestone not only for the profession but for the 270 Alberta graduates who passed the CPA Common Final Examination (CFE). The Edmonton Convocation will take place this Saturday, June 4, at the Shaw Convention Centre. These historic m..
2016 CPA Alberta Tax Clinic Program wrap-up

2016 CPA Alberta Tax Clinic Program wrap-up

This year’s CPA Alberta Tax Clinic Program was a resounding success! Tax Clinics see CPAs, CPA candidates and accounting students (under the watchful eye of a designated CPA) complete tax returns for less-fortunate Albertans. The clinics are held at, and at the request of, organizations such as senior homes and not-for-profit organizations. This ..
CPA Alberta receives SAIT President’s Partnership Award

CPA Alberta receives SAIT President’s Partnership Award

CPA Alberta has been recognized with the SAIT President’s Partnership Award. The award is given to companies or organizations who have a long-term commitment with SAIT and are dedicated to sharing its vision. For the past 20 years, CPA Alberta and its precursors have worked with SAIT to develop leading-edge accounting curriculum. “CPA Albe..