CPA Alberta

Mentorship Matters

Mentorship Matters

Like many Chartered Professional Accountants, Harjit Gill CPA, CGA enjoys the problem-solving aspects of her career in the not-for-profit sector. “In the end, it’s amazing when things comes together like a puzzle—even if it takes some time to find all the pieces.” In 2015, Harjit was seeking some guidance in putting some of her own career p..
Finding your firm’s fit

Finding your firm’s fit

Effective October 1, 2017, Professional Accounting Firms (PAF) will be registered with CPA Alberta in a new way. The Varied Registration Model will provide increased clarity for clients and prospective clients on the types of services that a PAF can perform. This new model will move from PAF’s being registered on a “restrictions” ..
Reminder: The CPA Alberta Board nomination deadline is August 4

Reminder: The CPA Alberta Board nomination deadline is August 4

This is a friendly reminder that the deadline to submit nominations for election to the CPA Alberta Board is 4:30 pm on Friday, August 4. Ideal candidates would be engaged members who bring a broad range of relevant experience, reflect the diversity of the membership and possess a demonstrated ability to make a significant contribution at the Board..
Goodwill aplenty: Thank you, CPA volunteers

Goodwill aplenty: Thank you, CPA volunteers

In celebration of National Volunteer Week (April 23-29), CPA Alberta wants to recognize the many CPAs who lend their talents, time, and compassion to the community. Thousands of members across Alberta are committed to volunteer work and CPA Alberta thanks them for their efforts and goodwill! Here is just a snapshot of how CPA Alberta members are ma..
Standards: Practitioner Resources & Alberta Carbon Tax Resources

Standards: Practitioner Resources & Alberta Carbon Tax Resources

There are a number of useful resources available that beneficial to practitioners and those impacted by the recently implemented Alberta Carbon Tax.  The following is a condensed list of some of these resources, containing direct links to forms, guides, etc.  The original source of this information can be found in the “Risk and Reputation..
CPA Alberta’s Calgary offices are moving!

CPA Alberta’s Calgary offices are moving!

CPA Alberta’s Calgary offices are consolidating and moving to a new downtown location! As of October 17, CPA Alberta’s Calgary office will be located at Suite 800, 444 – 7th Avenue SW in the Barclay Centre. The mailing address for the office is: Suite 800, 444 – 7th Avenue SW Calgary, AB T2P 0X8 The map below shows our new locat..
CPA Alberta 2016 Annual General Meeting and Member Sessions

CPA Alberta 2016 Annual General Meeting and Member Sessions

Join your CPA colleagues at the CPA Alberta Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, September 20 at the Fairmont Hotel Macdonald in Edmonton. CPA Alberta Board Chair Greg Draper FCPA, FCGA and Chief Executive Officer Rachel Miller FCPA, FCA will provide updates on the profession and CPA Alberta activities. There will be a report from the Audit and Risk ..
5 Ways to Get Involved This Fall: Be a Voter, Volunteer, and More

5 Ways to Get Involved This Fall: Be a Voter, Volunteer, and More

Getting involved in your profession can be rewarding! Doing so is a great way to expand your network, sharpen your skills, and discover resources that can help you succeed at work and elsewhere. Here are five ways that you can renew your engagement with your profession this fall: Cast a Ballot – The CPA Alberta Board and Regulatory Vote is cu..