Canada-BC Job Grant

Canada-BC Job Grant to support your Firms’ Professional Development Goals Our investment in continuing professional development (CPD) is significant and with the changes in the regulations and the complexity within all the service lines we provide this cost will only be increasing, measured in both time and money. A number of our Firms have been … Continue reading “Canada-BC Job Grant”

2019 Professional Engagement Guide (PEG) Update

Professional Engagement Guide (PEG) update It’s that time of year again when the updated PEG checklists are released and your firm templates should be updated.       New Resources Whether you subscribe to Caseware, Jazzit or another third party service provider and use the checklists in their entirely or you customize your firms’ templates … Continue reading “2019 Professional Engagement Guide (PEG) Update”

CPABC 2019-20 Licence Renewal & Self Declaration for Audit Licencees

Professional Competence for Public Practitioners who perform audit services – The international Education Standard 8 (IES 8) You may have noticed that your 2019 audit license renewal notice was different than in previous years. If you are not certain why, this article may shed some light on the topic. When renewing your license you were … Continue reading “CPABC 2019-20 Licence Renewal & Self Declaration for Audit Licencees”

Professional Development This Fall

The fall CPA Professional Development Catalogue has been delivered and firms are inquiring as to which courses we would recommend taking this fall. Our answer of course is “it depends”. See below for our suggestions based on the issue(s) you are facing. If implementation of the Canadian Standard for Review Engagements (CSRE 2400) did not … Continue reading “Professional Development This Fall”

Reporting Using the New Auditor’s Report

With the introduction of the revised Canadian Auditing Standards (“CAS”) 700, Forming an Opinion and Reporting on Financial Statements, as well as other new and amended standards that address matters related to the auditor’s report, comes a new auditor’s report with a new structure and a new feel. Effective for periods ended on or after … Continue reading “Reporting Using the New Auditor’s Report”