CPA Alberta is pleased to announce the 2017 Achievement Award recipients. These exceptional individuals embody the core principles of the CPA profession: integrity, expertise, and commitment, and their activities and accomplishments bring honour to the profession and strengthen the reputation of all CPAs. Congratulations to all 2017 recipients! If ..
The Community Ambassadors are a group of Chartered Professional Accountant volunteers who aim to help non-profit organizations, of all sizes, by helping them connect with skills-based volunteers. These organizations cover a variety of sectors, including poverty reduction, health, support for children, addictions recovery, the arts, animals, and ..
The inaugural Elevate 2016: Celebrating Progress and Achievement was attended by over 3,100 Chartered Professional Accountants, and post-event feedback was overwhelmingly positive. Building on this success, Elevate 2017 will once again bring together the profession’s top events into a week-long event, while introducing new ones to the schedule. F..
The staff at CPA Alberta is made up of a diverse group of professionals with a variety of educational backgrounds and career skills, all working to ensure CPA Alberta meets its mandate of protecting the public interest and promoting the value of the CPA designation. The leadership team of CPA Alberta has recently welcomed two new members: Chief Ope..
Comments Needed! There are four current Exposure Drafts that may be of interest to Alberta CPAs. Three, from the International Ethics Standards Board (IESBA), deal with ethics, and the fourth, from the Accounting Standards Board (AcSB), deals with not-for-profit standards. Alberta CPAs are encouraged to take the time to review the Exposure Drafts a..
By Eric Pye, CPA Alberta Career Advisor You hear it all the time, the buzzword of buzzwords: “Networking.”..
Update from the CRA Do you use form RC59, Business Consent, to get online access to your business clients’ information in Represent a Client?..
November is Financial Literacy Month. Throughout the month, organizations and individuals from across the country are encouraged to share their knowledge and expertise as professional financial experts. If you or someone you know would like to get involved, CPA Canada’s financial literacy volunteer program is a great place to start. There ..
For the CPA Education Foundation, our commitment to providing support to students, accounting educators, and post-secondary institutions involves continuously finding new venues to build the profession and help aspiring CPAs. The Foundation’s new No Limits initiative seeks to help Aboriginal Albertans achieve their career goals in accounting and ..
Merge Gupta-Sunderji is not your typical CPA, CGA...