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May 16, 2019, 12:15 ET More Than a Quarter of Canadians stressed about summer spending: CPA Canada survey

TORONTO, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - As we head into warmer months and sunnier days, some Canadians are worrying about whether they can afford all the summer-time things they'd like to do. According to a...


May 07, 2019, 09:15 ET Economic optimism continues to slide: CPA Canada Business Monitor

TORONTO, May 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Optimism about the national economy remains on a downward trend, according to a new survey conducted for Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada). In the ...


Apr 11, 2019, 15:29 ET CPA Canada and Zimbabwe CA body sign first reciprocal membership agreement

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The first Reciprocal Membership Agreement (RMA) between Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of...


Mar 19, 2019, 18:43 ET Budget offers broad sweep of measures to help Canadians but not a much-needed tax review

OTTAWA, March 19, 2019 /CNW/ - While today's federal budget offers a broad range of initiatives for a stronger country, key opportunities to accomplish more were missed, according to Chartered...


Mar 18, 2019, 09:05 ET 2019 Canadian Federal Budget: Interview Opportunity

OTTAWA, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Experts from Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) are available to help explain how the 2019 federal budget will impact Canadian families, Canadian ...


Feb 28, 2019, 09:35 ET Income volatility threatens financial security of one in three Canadians: CPA Canada Study

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Income volatility is linked to lower levels of financial knowledge and capability, often leading people to conclude that they have no personal control of their fiscal...


Feb 27, 2019, 09:05 ET Comprehensive review will pave the way for better tax system: CPA Canada Report

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Building on the momentum of stakeholders' calls for a tax review, a new report by Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) sets out a clear path for...


Feb 21, 2019, 14:30 ET Canadians express strong concerns about fraud: CPA Canada survey

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians are clearly worried about fraud and identity theft according to a new survey conducted for Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada). Seven in ...


Feb 04, 2019, 08:45 ET Canadian CPA certification program aligning with career needs for the information age

TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2019 /CNW/ - As business moves into the information age, Chartered Professional Accountants need to have the digital and data skills essential to driving organizational value. To...


Jan 30, 2019, 11:30 ET Economic pessimism climbing: CPA Canada Business Monitor

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Pessimism about the national economy over the next 12 months is growing among Canadian business leaders, according to a survey by Chartered Professional Accountants of...


Dec 04, 2018, 10:29 ET Canada's tax system is not delivering for Canadians: CPA Canada report

TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's tax system is outdated and overly complex, which is hurting the country's competitiveness and costing individual Canadians money, according to a new report by...


Nov 30, 2018, 10:15 ET CPA Canada congratulates 6,163 successful CFE writers

TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) applauds the 6,163 individuals who passed this year's Common Final Examination (CFE). "The CFE is recognized...


Nov 29, 2018, 11:05 ET Majority don't anticipate overspending this holiday season: CPA Canada survey

TORONTO, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - On average, Canadians will spend $643 on gifts this holiday season, according to a national survey conducted for the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA...


Nov 27, 2018, 10:15 ET Canadian CPA bodies sign memorandum of understanding with the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - The signing of the first memorandum of understanding (MOU) between Canada's Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) bodies and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of ...


Nov 26, 2018, 09:10 ET Housing collapse in Canada unlikely: CPA Canada study

TORONTO, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - As household debt rises and home prices in some markets continue to be out of reach for many average Canadians, the temptation is to compare the situation to the...


Nov 01, 2018, 10:36 ET Canadians have a mixed outlook of their personal finances: CPA Canada study

TORONTO, Nov. 1, 2018 /CNW/ - More than four in 10 (41 per cent) of survey participants believe their financial situation will improve over the next 12 months, according to a study conducted by...


Oct 12, 2018, 12:11 ET New CPA ad campaign plays off stereotype

TORONTO, Oct. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Debunking the myth of the "boring" accountant is the theme of this year's Chartered Professional Accountant national advertising campaign. Designed to shift...


Oct 03, 2018, 11:47 ET Canada lags internationally on tax reform

OTTAWA, Oct. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada is not as proactive as many of its international peers in terms of reviewing or reforming its tax system, according to a new report by Chartered Professional...


Sep 18, 2018, 16:42 ET CPA Canada announces climate change funding agreement with Natural Resources Canada

TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) today announced a funding agreement of $1.45 million over two years with Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) to...


Jul 19, 2018, 09:30 ET Additional CFE offering in 2020: Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada

TORONTO, July 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) will offer an additional writing of the profession's challenging Common Final Examination (CFE) in 2020. The...


Jul 17, 2018, 07:29 ET Canada continues to be seen as less competitive

TORONTO, July 17, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada continues to be seen as less competitive when compared with the United States and tax weighs heavily in that viewpoint, according to a survey of business leaders ...


Jun 28, 2018, 09:29 ET Summer Spending Balancing Act

TORONTO, June 28, 2018 /CNW/ - A new survey conducted for Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) finds more than half (56 per cent) of respondents plan to spend more this summer...


Jun 19, 2018, 10:23 ET CPA Canada announces new reciprocal membership agreement

TORONTO, June 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) today announced the signing of a Reciprocal Membership Agreement (RMA) with the Hong Kong Institute of...


Apr 10, 2018, 06:00 ET Economic Optimism Drops Amid Views Canada Less Competitive

TORONTO, April 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Optimism about the Canadian economy is down significantly amid views the country is becoming less competitive, according to a survey of professional accountants in...


Mar 15, 2018, 09:00 ET New White Paper Identifies Blockchain Implications for Audit and Assurance

TORONTO, March 15, 2018 /CNW/ - A new white paper from the national professional accounting organizations in Canada and the United States, along with the University of Waterloo, finds blockchain...