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New On Demand Course - 4 Seasons of Reconciliation

This new course supports organizations and individuals on their journey towards reconciliation, healing our communities, embedding the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s 94 Calls to Action, and fostering relationships.

2024 CPA Manitoba Foundation Charity Golf Tournament

Join us on August 21 at Bridges Golf Course for the CPA Manitoba Foundation Charity Golf Tournament. Enjoy a leisurely day of golf, network with other industry professionals, and support a great cause!

Register for the Annual General Meetings

The CPA Manitoba and CPA Manitoba Foundation Annual General Meetings will be held on June 26, followed by a free ethics webinar, Split Second Ethics. Members will be able to attend in person or virtually. Registration is open until June 24.

Member Engagement Survey Results

The perspective and feedback of members are critically important to us at CPA Manitoba. In the fall of 2023, we conducted a member engagement survey through ResearchWorks Inc. Learn more about the results, as well as our steps moving forward.

Marlene Kendall, CPA, CA

Meet Marlene Kendall, CPA, CA, a member of the CPA Manitoba Foundation Board and Fund Development Committee who is committed to finding ways to contribute to economic reconciliation and support Indigenous students pursuing the CPA designation.

CPA Manitoba Member Recognition Gala

2024 Member Recognition Spotlight

CPA Manitoba is proud to recognize the excellence of our members and their remarkable contributions to the visibility of the profession. Meet the 2024 Member Recognition Program Award Recipients and read their stories.

Richard Olfert, FCPA, FCA

Our 2024 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient, Richard Olfert, FCPA, FCA, followed in his father's footsteps to pursue a career in accounting. Nearly four decades later, he has left an enduring mark on the profession and in his community.

Calling All Future CPA Manitoba Board Members

The profession is at an important inflection point and we need strategic leaders who can be part of the influential decision-making that happens around our board table. CPA Manitoba is accepting nominations for our Board of Directors until May 27.

Notice of Annual General Meetings – June 26, 2024

This communication provides notice for the upcoming Annual General Meetings for CPA Manitoba and the CPA Manitoba Foundation. The Annual General Meetings will be held on Wednesday, June 26, followed by a free ethics webinar.

New Learning Hub Launches on April 3

Based on member feedback, CPA Manitoba evaluated ways to enhance the member experience while taking PD seminars. We are proud to unveil Learning Hub, a centralized destination to access and complete the PD seminars you are registered for.

Member Registration Renewal Reminder

The 2024-2025 member registration renewal notice was issued electronically to all CPA Manitoba members on March 1. Registration renewal, which includes CPD reporting, completing CPD and character declarations, and payment of fees, is due by April 1.

Registration is Now Open for the 2024 CPA Prairie Connection Conference

CPA Manitoba and CPA Saskatchewan are excited to partner and host the 2024 CPA Prairie Connection Conference on May 28 & 29! Join us in person at TCU Place Saskatoon, virtually through PheedLoop, or at our Winnipeg or Brandon viewing parties.

2024 Member Recognition Gala - Tickets Now on Sale

Join us for a special evening celebrating the Member Recognition Program award recipients and new Fellows at the 2024 Member Recognition Gala taking place on May 16 at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. Tickets are on sale until April 24.

2024-2025 CPA Manitoba Member Registration Renewal Notice

The 2024-2025 member registration renewal notice will be issued electronically to all CPA Manitoba members on March 1, 2024. We encourage you to review your contact information in the member portal to ensure it is correct.

Join the CPA Manitoba Foundation Board

The CPA Manitoba Foundation Board has upcoming board vacancies, and we invite you to join us on this exciting journey! Become a valued member of our tight-knit community where dedicated members are passionate about making a positive impact.

Celebrate the 2024 Award Recipients on May 16

Congratulations to the 15 Member Recognition Program award recipients and new Fellows who will be celebrated at the Member Recognition Gala taking place on May 16 at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights.

Maxine Kashton, CPA, CMA

Meet Maxine Kashton, CPA, CMA and learn more about her role as the CEO of Manitoba Women’s Enterprise Centre, an organization dedicated to supporting entrepreneurs through advising, mentorship, networking and financing.

2024 CPA Prairie Connection Conference

The 2024 CPA Prairie Connection Conference will take place on May 28 & 29 at TCU Place in Saskatoon for in-person attendees and on PheedLoop for virtual attendees! Join us for two days of learning and connection. Registration launches in March!

2024 CPA Prairie Connection Conference

Ready to level up your knowledge and gain valuable insights? Join us at the 2024 CPA Prairie Connection Conference on May 28 & 29. Take advantage of early bird pricing until May 1st!

2024 CPA Manitoba Member Information Session

Join us in person or virtually on February 28 for a free information session with Pamela Steer, FCPA, FCA, CFA, President and CEO of CPA Canada. Registration is open until February 26.

2024 Events to Mark on Your Calendar

CPA Manitoba is excited to announce the dates of our 2024 events. Mark your calendars and join us for events focused on learning, celebrating and connecting. We hope to see you there!

Lace up Your Skates for the Foundation

Join us in the thrill of the Eric Mitchell Hockey Tournament, hosted by the CPA Manitoba Foundation on March 8 and 9. Register as an individual or team and support this vital fundraiser.

CPD Reporting Requirements

As a reminder, the deadline for reporting both the minimum annual and three-year rolling cycle requirements is April 1, 2024. This three-year cycle covers the period of January 1, 2021, to December 31, 2023.

CPA Manitoba Signs Winnipeg's Indigenous Accord

CPA Manitoba was honoured to participate in the Winnipeg Indigenous Accord signing on November 27, 2023, marking an essential milestone in our commitment to reconciliation.

CPA Manitoba Foundation 50/50 Draw is Now Live

The CPA Manitoba Foundation is hosting a 50/50 draw, where the grand prize grows with every ticket sold! The grand prize draw will take place on February 26, 2024.

Call for Tax Return Preparation Volunteers

CPA Manitoba is looking for volunteers to prepare tax returns for students and/or individuals with a modest income and simple tax situation through the Canada Revenue Agency Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP).

Customize Your December Learning Plan

Make the most of your December learning goals with the CPA Manitoba Professional Development Program. Choose from over 30 live virtual options in December or hundreds of on-demand seminars. Be sure to register for on-demand seminars by December 20.

CPD Reporting Requirements

As the calendar turns to December, it is a good time to reflect on CPD requirements. We encourage members to update their member profiles for any 2023 hours completed to date and to plan CPD activities for the remainder of the year accordingly.

2023 CPA Profession Compensation Study

In 2023, CPA Canada conducted a study to learn more about compensation for Canadian CPAs. A highlight from the study was that CPAs who have been in the profession for three years or more saw their median income grow 12 per cent to $143K in 2022.