3 steps to help you prepare for the new revenue recognition standards


The new revenue recognition standard is coming, and it will impact the processes companies follow to recognize revenue from customer contracts. In May 2014, the new revenue recognition standards were issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the

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Weekly Roundup: August 22 – 26


Busy week? Just in case you missed the news, we have this week’s latest business, financial, and career news! Canadian banks shake off oilpatch fears, report better-than-expected earnings – CTV News Later retirement is a fallback that has companies sweating – Globe and Mail Canada Is

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Infographic: 2015/16 CPABC Report to the Public

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CPABC’s Report to the Public provides an overview of the initiatives and resources that have been established to ensure that BC CPAs adhere to professional and ethical standards. Our mission is to enhance the influence, relevance, and value of the

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Hot Jobs: August 23, 2016

Hot Jobs

“We know what we are, but know not what we may be.” – William Shakespeare, Hamlet This week’s hot jobs feature a range of opportunities in industry, public practice, government and not-for-profit including an Accountant position with the Bard on the

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Ask a CPA: Assessing transfer pricing risk in the mining industry – How BEPS is changing the landscape

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Mining is one of the most important industrial sectors for BC’s economy. With global operations, mining companies face unique tax challenges from a transfer pricing perspective. Following the introduction of the OECD/G20’s Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Project in 2013,

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Weekly Roundup: August 15 – 19


The business week is over! Time to get caught up on all the latest business, financial and career news! B.C. climate plan needs carbon tax hikes, major policy changes: experts  – Canadian Press Foreign investors hungry for Canadian securities – Investment Executive Canada’s

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The August issue of eNews is out!


Stay up-to-date with important CPA updates and news with the monthly CPABC newsletter, eNews. The August issue features updates from the 2016-2017 Annual General Meeting, including the announcement of the new Board of Directors. Also this month, information on the recent PBA court ruling, an overview

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Infographic: The Pacific Gateway and BC Business

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BC is Canada’s Pacific Gateway. As a gateway, the province is a hub of transportation activity with a network of boats, trains, planes, and automobiles working together to transport people and goods across BC, Canada, and US. Since BC ports

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CPABC Member Recognition Program Nominations Deadline: September 15

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  Every year, CPABC recognizes its members for their achievements in the accounting profession and communities. The deadline for this year’s nominations is September 15, so if you know an outstanding CPA, nominate them for one of the following CPABC Member

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Weekly Roundup: August 8 – 12

Weekly Roundup

It’s time for your Weekly Roundup! Get caught up on all the latest business, financial and career news! ‘Big Four’ Accounting Firms Meet to Consider Blockchain Consortium – Coin Desk Vancouver’s new tax : beware of unintended consequences – Globe and Mail Canadian mobile

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