ICABC and CMA BC sign agreement to pursue merger and establish CPABC

The council of CA British Columbia and the board of CMA British Columbia have voted unanimously in favour of unifying the two organizations and have signed an agreement to pursue a merger.

The Board of the Certified Management Accountants Society of British Columbia (CMA BC) and the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia (ICABC) have voted unanimously in favour of unifying the two organizations and have signed an agreement to pursue a merger. Accordingly, the two organizations will work together to become the Chartered Professional Accountants of BC (CPABC). Together, ICABC and CMA BC will petition the provincial government to update their legislation and legally merge the two organizations.