PBA Atlantic Convention 2016

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PBA Atlantic Convention 2016

Dates: Wednesday, September 14 – Friday, September 16, 2016
Registration Deadline: August 31, 2016

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PBA Atlantic is pleased to announce that the 2016 Convention will take place in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia at the Best Western Plus Dartmouth Hotel & Suites.


Agenda


Wednesday, September 14, 2016
2 pm Hotel Check In
4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Annual General Meeting
7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Welcome Reception
Thursday, September 15, 2016
9:00 am – 10:15 am Angel Meinecke, PBA Canada

National Office, Trademark Licence, Partnerships, PBA Education Program, Transition to PBA

10:15 am – 10:30 am Coffee Break
10:30 am – 11:45 am Angel Meinecke, PBA Canada

PBA Bylaws and Policies, Q & A Period/Open Forum

11:45 am – 1:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Marcel Godbout, Bishop & Company

What’s new at Canada Revenue Agency

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm Coffee Break
2:30 pm – 4:00 pm Marcel Godbout, Bishop & Company

Q & A Period/Open Forum

6:30 pm President’s Banquet, Annual Awards
Friday, September 16, 2016
9:00 am – 10:15 am Jamie Angus, McInnes Cooper

Director and Shareholder Liabilities

10:15 am – 10:30 am Coffee Break
10:30 am – 11:45 am Jamie Angus, McInnes Cooper

Director and Shareholder Liabilities

11:45 am – 1:00 pm Lunch Break
1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Guest Speaker, Grant Thornton, LLP

HST and Shareholder Benefits

2:15 – 2:30 pm Coffee Break
2:30 – 3:30 pm Guest Speaker, Grant Thornton, LLP

HST and Shareholder Benefits

PLEASE NOTE: The agenda is subject to change.

Hotel Room Bookings

PBA Convention Rate $129.99 + taxes per night

http://www.bestwesterndartmouth.com/

The rate includes hot buffet breakfast and free parking. The Group Code: BW group ID C79MM7W4 please quote this when you call to book. Call 1-866-676-9846 or 1-902-463-2000 to make a reservation.

Hotel rooms must be booked by August 15, 2016.


Meet Our Presenters


Angel Meinecke, FPBA, MFA – PBA Canada

Angel is the President and senior accountant at her firm, Celestial Accounting Services Ltd. in Slave Lake, AB. She received her accounting designation in 2002. Her association granted her a Fellow distinction in September 2008 and the highest honor – Lifetime Achievement in September 2015.

Not only are her clients extremely important to her, but so is her professional society where she has served on the Provincial and/or National Board of Directors since 2004. Angel is currently the national President of the PBA Society. She earned her MFA (Master Financial Advisor) in November 2013. She does the tax planning and year-end preparation as well as consulting on succession plans, US Tax returns and real wealth management.


Marcel Godbout, CPA, PBA – Bishop & Company

Marcel is a Saint Mary’s University grad and received his CA designation in 1996. He is a tax specialist and joined the Firm in 2008 with over 15 years’ experience in providing financial advice and business counsel to clients from a wide range of industries.

Originally from Quebec, Marcel is raising his young family in the Valley and has been an active volunteer with the Wolfville Business Development Corporation. Marcel sits on the CPA Canada SMP Tax Committee. Marcel advises clients in estate and succession planning, corporate organization and effective tax planning strategies tailored to meet their specific requirements.


Jamie Angus, LLB – McInnes Cooper

Jamie is a Partner in the Corporate and Business Law Group with a background in income tax planning and structuring.

Jamie is a member of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society, the Canadian Bar Association and is a member of the Board of Directors and the Treasurer of a local charity, St. George’s Youthnet. She previously taught Corporate Transactions at Dalhousie University Law School, and has been a co-presenter at the Atlantic Provinces Tax Seminar and presented at various events on a wide range of business issues. She has completed the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants In-Depth Tax Course, parts I and II.

Jamie is a proud mother of four and is actively involved in her children’s school committees and activities.


Registration


Please click the button below to view a downloadable registration form. The registration deadline is August 31, 2016.

Registration Form