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.


    2015 Valuation Handbook - Guide to Cost of Capital Now Available
    The 2015 Valuation Handbook combines the data previously published in the SBBI Valuation Yearbook with the data available in Duff & Phelps Risk Premium Report. It provides data to assist financial professionals in estimating the cost of capital for a subject company using various build-up models and CAPM. Order your copy now.
    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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    Summer Exam Window: July 1 - July 31, 2015

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    Upcoming FVS-Related Webcasts 

    May 28 - M&A: Taxes, Terms and Desiderata
    June 9 - Forensic Accounting: Uncovering Schemes and Scams
    June 18 - Practical Considerations Regarding ESOP Installations
    July 23 - *Bitcoin & Virtual Currencies: Uses, Abuses and Insights

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

    *Free CPE opportunity for FVS members

    Training and Development 

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