Vancouver, BC May 9, 2013 – The Chairs and CEOs of the Certified Management Accountants Society of BC (CMA BC) and the Certified General Accountants Association of BC (CGA-BC), and the President and CEO of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of BC (ICABC) have signed an agreement to pursue a merger. The three self-regulated accounting professions are working to unite [...]
Since May, Canada’s Chartered Accountants and Canada’s Certified Management Accountants have been listening to and gathering perspectives from members, candidates and registered students about the merits and feasibility of uniting our national and provincial organizations. We have also engaged business and government leaders, the academic community and other stakeholders. The national consultation period closed on Sept 16, 2011. CA and [...]
CMA e-news – CMAs’ source for Society News, Events and CPLD. Read the Nov 2011 issue online. In this issue: 2011 convocation, update on the merger discussions, winter 2012 CMA Program deadlines, Fall 2011 issue of Update magazine, volunteer opportunities, CPLD events, and much more. CMA e-news is CMA British Columbia’s monthly e-newsletter. Not receiving CMA e-news? Update your member profile [...]
The CA, CMA and CGA Orders in Quebec recently announced that their respective boards of directors have recommended moving forward with a merger of their organizations. With this favourable recommendation to the Office des professions, the provincial government is expected to introduce legislation in early 2012 that would establish a new professional accounting order representing more than 34,000 Quebec CAs, [...]
summer 2011 Update magazine – quarterly member magazine of BC CMAs. In this issue we look at the case for consolidation – CA CMA merger discussion, a member’s reflection of a career in public practice, highlights from the 2011 CMA BC member salary survey, financial and tax planning tips for entrepreneurs, and Society & member news.
CMA e-news is CMA British Columbia’s monthly e-newsletter. Read the July 2011 issue online. In this issue: Upcoming Town halls on the CA CMA merger discussion, CPLD Reporting, member dues notice & online payment options, CPLD events, and much more.