CPA Canada Public Practice Manual 2016/2017 Edition 


This publication was originally produced by CGA-Canada. It is now being published by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada following unification on October 1, 2014.

The CPA Canada PPM Online is designed to assist practitioners and their staff in providing the best possible professional services to the public, through maintenance of the highest professional standards. Materials can be classified into three categories:

  • Recommended standards of practice – descriptions and interpretations of authoritative professional standards.
  • Advice – examples of required procedures and documentation.
  • Information – practical, but not authoritative content.

Research Reports


Household Finances in Canada: Time for a Reality Check! 

International Standards

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) works to promote the highest standards of accountancy worldwide. Its member bodies collaborate to develop international standards and practices, representing 2.5 million accountants globally. 

Focused on key areas of the profession, IFAC is committed to protecting the public interest through its activities and standards development related to ethical values, auditing and assurance, education, and the public sector.

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