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ROUNDTABLE - CONSULTANTS - Tips on Successful Tax Filing

Date: March 17, 2021
Location: Online

CPD Hours: 1.5

Please note Roundtables are exclusively available and free to CPHR BC & Yukon Members. You can find more on becoming a Member on our website.   

**This event is closed for registration - if you didn't receive the invite calendar with zoom meeting URL or wish to be added to the waiting list, please email roundtable@cphrbc.ca at least 2 hours in advance prior to the event start**



Event Summary: 

Roundtables are intended for peer-to-peer sharing and members play an active role in sharing experiences and knowledge to build community. Roundtables are therefore not recorded for later viewing.
Topic: Tips on Successful Tax Filing 

As tax season comes near, self employed consultants would need to consider many aspects when filing taxes. Join this session and learn some tips on how to make this year’s tax season easier and smoother. 

Speaker: Ben Lai, Chartered Professional Accountant at Ben Lai CPA.
Ben Lai
Before starting his own firm, Ben worked in one of the Big Four accounting firms and a medium size accounting firm. He is specialized in resident and non resident income tax advisory, tax planning, corporate tax advisory and business advisory. 
Ben provides tax planning and advisory to his local clients and overseas clients and He is also an adjunct professor teaching accounting courses at a local college.
Ben has a M.Sc. in Genetics and holds the CPA designation and on the weekend, he also hosts a radio show at a Chinese radio program relating to taxation and legal issues. 


Roundtable Leaders: Jenny Lau, CCP, CEBS, CPHR & Michael Natyna, CPHR
Jenny Lau is an experienced Human Resources professional, with focuses on Benefits, Wellness, Compensation, Absence & Disability Management. She possess the CPHR designation, Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) from WorldatWork,  and Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) designation from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans. Currently she works for Mercer (Canada) Limited, which serves clients in all sizes and various industries.
Michael Natyna transforms talent strategy to shape the future workplace and enable business priorities. This talent strategy secures the best talent required to meet business objectives, creates a nimble structure, and establishes a culture that facilitates high performance and adaptability to rapid market, business, and technological change. 

Online - Zoom Meeting
Please note that Zoom meeting URL/information will be sent 1 day prior to the event date as a calendar invite.
Video connection is recommended for the most engaging virtual experience. 

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm Pacific Standard Time (PST) - Vancouver  
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm Yukon Standard Time (YST) - Whitehorse

Pre-registration is required.

Please note:

You MUST register for a roundtable before the end of the day, on the day of the roundtable, to ensure that it will appear on your member profile, for CPD hours.
Should you have any questions regarding events in your region, please contact Quinne Davey, Member Relations Manager, Lower Mainland.

Registration questions, cancellations, waiting list and general information about roundtables in the Lower Mainland (Coastal Vancouver, Greater Vancouver and Fraser Valley) can be directed to roundtable@cphrbc.ca.
Registration Deadline:   March 15, 2021
CPHR Member   Included in membership
General Member   Included in membership
Student / Retired Member   Included in membership
Non-Member   Members only