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.


    lock Revisions to Consulting and Valuation Standards
    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. Also, SSCS No. 1 is reorganized as CS Section 100 and SSVS No. 1 is reorganized as VS Sections 100 and 9100 in the AICPA Professional Library. FVS members can access the revised Professional Standards in the FVS 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.
    AICPA Accounting & Valuation Guides Now Available in FVS Library!
    FVS members (which include ABV and CFF credential holders) can now access: Assets Acquired to Be Used in Research and Development Activities; Testing Goodwill for Impairment; and Valuation of Privately-Held-Company Equity Securities Issued as Compensation directly from the Forensic & Valuation Services Library.

    One-stop access to vital resources like Professional Standards, FVS Practice Aids, AICPA Accounting & Valuation Guides, 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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    AICPA Family Law Conference

    May 13, 2015 - May 15, 2015 - Las Vegas, NV - Gain expertise on a broad range of current family law issues while expanding your skills in business valuation, tax and financial forensics. Industry experts provide cutting-edge insights into family law issues and the technical know-how you need to gain a competitive advantage in this growing area.

    AICPA Business Valuation School

    May 18, 2015 - May 22, 2015 - AICPA Boardroom; Durham, NC– Delve deeply into business valuation essentials to master new skills and expand your client services portfolio.

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