Tax Competencies for CPA Canada’s Core 1

June 3rd, 2021

One of the most frequently asked questions I get as a CPA Exam Coach is what types of Finance and Tax topics can be tested in Core 1. I’ve covered the Finance topics in another blog post, I̵...

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We’re Hiring CPA Canada Tutors and Mentors

May 25th, 2021

Are you a professional accountant with a CPA designation looking to help university students get through their accounting courses or candidates in CPA Canada’s PREP/PEP programs get through thei...

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CPA Canada PEP and CFE WhatsApp Study Groups

April 30th, 2021

Below are active WhatsApp CPA Canada study groups. I recommend bookmarking this page as the links are continuously updated. =====FACEBOOK STUDY GROUPS===== CPA Canada study group: https://www.facebook...

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CPA Canada 2020 Pass Rates Released

February 2nd, 2021

CPA Canada has now released the 2020 PEP and CFE pass rates. This was the first year when PEP exams where written at home and the CFE at hotel rooms. 2020 CFE Pass Rates Below are the official pass ...

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May 2021 CPA CFE Cases and Answers (download)

October 18th, 2020

Similar to prior Common Final Exams (CFEs), the May 2021 CFE had Day 1, 2 and 3 cases. The following Day 1 cases were tested: May 2021 CFE: Waste Disposal Incorporated (WDI) v1 (download) Distinc...

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5 Free CPA Exam Resources

September 11th, 2020

Majority of candidates writing the CPA exams look for supplemental resources. The materials provided by CPA Canada are abundant, but understanding the tough technicals and building a solid exam strate...

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How To Become a CPA in Canada

July 14th, 2020

PEP STUDENTS The majority of candidates pursuing the CPA designation are part of the PEP (Professional Education Program) program. This program consists of two Core modules, two Elective modules, Cap...

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Practice Case#1 – SF CFE Day 3 Case

June 28th, 2020

This practice CPA Common Final Exam (CFE) Day 3 case focuses on Financial Reporting (FR) and Assurance (A) competencies. Download SF CFE Day 3 Practice Case (PDF) Please sign up for the CFE Review ...

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May and September CFE Day 1 Cases

February 8th, 2020

 You can choose from the following cases for Day 1 of the CFE: September 2021 CFE: Waste Disposal Incorporated (WDI) v2 Distinct Hotels Corporation (DHC) v3 May 2022 CFE: Creative Toys Inco...

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How To Get Depth in CPA Cases

December 28th, 2019

When you start CPA studies, you learn concepts such as Required, Issue, Depth and Breadth. Becoming familiar with these terms and understanding the difference between a Required and an Issue is key to...

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How To Write CPA Cases On Time

December 27th, 2019

One of the most frequently asked questions from my CPA students is how to write cases on time. Most students go over the time limit by several minutes, even hours. This is especially true if you are i...

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