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.

    Take advantage of the resources and benefits provided to FVS Section members.

    Learn more about how to become a part of the fast growing CFF Credential community.

    Learn more about how to become a part of the fast growing ABV Credential community.

    Spotlight

    lock Measuring Damages Involving Individuals
    This practice aid provides an overview of the calculation of damages involving individuals with losses from personal injury, wrongful death, employment termination, and employment discrimination cases. FVS members can access this new practice aid in the FVS Collection of the Online Professional Library.
    Development Compliance Checklists Now in SSVS Toolkit
    The SSVS Toolkit includes customizable engagement letter templates, development and reporting checklists, and sample reports to assist members who perform engagements to estimate value in accordance with SSVS No.1.
    2014 Valuation Handbook - Guide to Cost of Capital Now Available!
    This new Handbook includes the data previously provided in the SBBI Valuation Yearbook and the Duff & Phelps Risk Premium Report. It provides all of the “key variables in estimating the cost of capital,” including yields, risk and size premia. 2013 year end data is included.




    Register for the 2014 CFF and ABV Exams 

    Summer Exam Window: July 1 - July 31

    Fall Exam Window: November 14 - December 19

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    SSVS Toolkit 

    The SSVS Toolkit was designed to provide non-authoritative guidance on developing engagements, composing engagement letters and drafting reports in accordance with SSVS No.1. It includes:

    • Application of SSVS No. 1 to Illustrative Client Engagement Situations
    • Customizable Engagement Letter Templates
    • Development Compliance Checklists
    • Reporting Compliance Checklists
    • Sample Valuation Reports

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    Upcoming FVS Webcasts 



  • July 22 - Valuation of Wineries and Vineyards
  • July 30 - Valuation of Technology
  • August 21 - The Two Faces of White Collar Criminal Investigations

     

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

  • Training and Development 


    AICPA Expert Witness Skills Workshop

    Sept 11, 2014 - Sept 13, 2014 – Washington D.C. – Develop and enhance the skills necessary to be an effective expert witness, and learn how to confidently and effectively communicate with the jury or trier of fact through practice and critique by industry experts, attorneys, and experienced judges.


    AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services Conference

    Nov 9, 2014 - Nov 11, 2014 - New Orleans, LA - Forensic and valuation practitioners have the opportunity to attend sessions from either inter-related area.

    About the Center 

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