The Forensic and Valuation Services Center provide CPAs with a vast array of resources, tools and information about forensic accounting and business valuation services in one convenient location. The FVS Center also provides special member benefits to FVS Section and CFF and ABV credential holders.

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    lock SSCS No. 1 and SSVS No. 1 Codifications
    Effective December 15, 2014, references to the AICPA Code of Conduct in SSCS No. 1 and SSVS No. 1 have been revised to reflect the conforming changes to the Ethics codification. SSCS No. 1 is classified as CS Section 100 and SSVS No. 1 is classified as VS Sections 100 and 9100 in the FVS Online Professional Library.
    Standing Ovation Recognition Program
    This new program is aimed to recognize young CPAs in forensic accounting and valuation who exhibit exemplary professional achievement. Partners or managers can nominate these visionary leaders or applicants can self-nominate with an accompanying letter of recommendation.
    DOL Reportedly Drops Valuation from Fiduciary Rule
    The AICPA has learned that the DOL has dropped appraisers of ESOPs from its proposed rule on the definition of a fiduciary. The original rule was issued in 2010 and would have included valuation providers in the definition of a fiduciary under ERISA.

    One-stop access to vital resources like Professional Standards, FVS Practice Aids, Practice Management Tools and Templates, and more. This library is a powerful research tool that gives you access to the most comprehensive, up-to-date forensic accounting and valuation information available in a searchable, web-based format. Free for FVS/CFF/ABV members (savings of $250).

    What’s In It For Me? Flip through this handy reference guide for a snapshot of how FVS membership can enhance your forensic and valuation practice.

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    Upcoming FVS-Related Webcasts 

    February 20 - Fraud: Recent Findings, Red Flags and Corruption Schemes
    February 23 - The Most Common Financial Statement and Asset Fraud Schemes: How to Detect and Prevent Them 


    FVS members have exclusive access to archived recordings of previously recorded webcasts in the FVS Webcast Library.

    Training and Development 


    AICPA Fair Value Measurements Workshop

    Mar 19, 2015 - Mar 20, 2015- New York, NY - Attend the highly-interactive workshop on fair value measurements. Through case studies and discussion, find the most recent information and receive the latest tools to measure fair value.


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