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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..
CPD portal now open for 2017 declaration

CPD portal now open for 2017 declaration

All Alberta CPAs must take relevant and appropriate CPD to develop and maintain their professional competence and to perform their professional roles. By setting and enforcing these requirements, the profession ensures that CPAs provide high-quality service to their clients, employers, and other stakeholders, thereby protecting the public interest ..
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..
Alberta Annual Forum for Members in Industry

Alberta Annual Forum for Members in Industry

Alberta CPAs that work in an industry setting face unique challenges and opportunities. CPA Alberta’s Annual Forum for Members in Industry gives you a chance to join your colleagues for an information-packed conference focused on issues faced by Chartered Professional Accountants in industry! This conference is designed to provide you with an..
Have your say: Redeemable Shares

Have your say: Redeemable Shares

The Accounting Standards Board (AcSB) is proposing changes to the accounting for retractable or mandatorily redeemable shares issued in a tax planning arrangement. These changes will be through amendments to the Financial Instruments, Section 3856 in Part II of the CPA Canada Handbook – Accounting. AcSB is also proposing changes to Subsidiarie..