Fraud and Forensic

    If you’re a CPA working in fraud or forensics, you have to to work hard to keep up with cutting edge techniques and outthink potential perpetrators. AICPA's fraud publications help you do just that. They contain practical expert guidance in detecting, investigating, and preventing fraud as well as consulting in fraud related litigation. We work closely with the Forensic and Valuation Section to make sure you get the resources you need.

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    Understanding Business Valuation: A Practical Guide to Valuing Small to Medium Sized Businesses, Fourth Edition


    Written by Gary Trugman, Understanding Business Valuation: A Practical Guide to Valuing Small to Medium Sized Businesses simplifies a technical and complex area of practice with real-world experience and examples. Trugman's informal, easy-to-read style covers all the bases in the various valuation approaches, methods, and techniques. Readers at all experience levels will find valuable information that will improve and fine-tune their everyday activities.

    Topics include valuation standards, theory, approaches, methods, discount and capitalization rates, S corporation issues, and much more. Author's Note boxes throughout the publication draw on the author's veteran, practical experience to identify critical points in the content. This edition has been greatly expanded to include new topics as well as enhanced discussions of existing topics.

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    Financial Reporting Fraud: A Practical Guide to Detection and Internal Control - 2nd edition

    This guide, written by a CPA for CPAs in both public practice and industry, provides the knowledge necessary to minimize fraud exposure for the CPA, the employer, and the client.


    Annual Webcast Pass

    With the Annual Webcast Pass, you can explore a variety of topics specific to your current work or for future career opportunities: Choose courses from outside your required subject area and expand your knowledge at no additional cost. The pass includes courses on Accounting, Auditing, Fraud, Tax, Practice Management, Management Accounting and more.

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