Welcome to CPA Ontario
This is an exciting time for the accounting profession – not only in Ontario, but throughout Canada. Our nation’s accounting professionals - CAs, CGAs and CMAs - are unifying as one single, strong profession under the banner of Chartered Professional Accountants. In Ontario, all of our members carry a CPA in addition to their legacy designation.
At CPA Ontario’s recent AGM, results from the Bylaw of 2015 vote and the Council election were announced. The Bylaw was approved. Congratulations to the successful Council candidates: Anita K. Ferrari, Ian Jeffreys, Delna Madon, Stephen McCaughey and Debra Taylor.
CGA Ontario Annual General Meeting Results
At the recent CGA Ontario AGM, the Bylaw (CGA) 2015 was approved.
CMA Ontario Annual General Meeting Results
At the recent CMA Ontario AGM, the Bylaw (CMA) 2015 was approved.
In addition to a print publication, CPA Ontario’s first unified Annual Report is celebrated as an enhanced microsite. This is an exciting milestone for the CPA profession — the first Annual Report of the unified CPA Ontario. The site showcases members from various sectors and illustrates the many services and programs CPA Ontario provides. It has been an outstanding year for our members, students and stakeholders; we encourage you to visit the site and learn more.
Developed by professionals, for professionals, the 2015-16 Professional and Executive Development Program boasts more than 600 events in 27 locations across Ontario. From conferences to workshops and webinars, from assurance to strategy, CPAs can meet all their PD needs in one place. Check out all of the new professional development programs coming this fall in the Fall/Winter PD Catalogue.
The summer issue of D&A Magazine is packed with profiles, features and trends — perfect for taking on vacation or reading on your commute. In this issue we focus on the human interest side of Chartered Professional Accountants, their challenges, struggles, opportunities and success. Enjoy!
CPA Ontario is launching a new mentorship program as a mandatory component of the CPA practical experience requirements. Now is your time to get involved!
Because every dollar counts for students, CPA Ontario has produced a short video to help navigate the tax system and get the tax credits and savings that students can use for today and in future years.
CPA Ontario has a number of volunteer opportunities for senior Members to serve the profession and the public as members of its Committees.
This section contains information on the CPA Certification Program, including FAQs and webinars. The CPA Practical Experience Requirements have now been published. New resources, including videos, updated FAQs and fact sheets, are now available.
The use of your CPA designation in conjunction with your legacy CA, legacy CMA or legacy CGA designation is mandatory. For detailed information, please refer to Guidance on the Use of the CPA Designation in Ontario.