Forensic Accounting, Litigation Services & Business Valuation
Posted: October 24, 2018
Members of AICPA’s governing Council have voted to continue to implement an earlier decision to expand eligibility for the Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) credential.
Posted: October 2, 2018
As technology expands to deliver more opportunities for abuse, the appetite for it seems insatiable, making protection more important than ever. Fortunately, fraud management can be easily implemented and is highly effective.
Posted: August 20, 2018
Accountants and business owners should watch for these common fraud red flags.
Posted: August 1, 2018
In the predigital age, discovery meant sharing information, or “hard copy” in today’s parlance, with all parties involved in litigation. Today, e-discovery has broadened the range of what constitutes discovery.
Posted: April 17, 2018
For accountants, nothing is more important than keeping data secure. Multiple methods of protection use encryption to ensure only those authorized to use our data possess the ability to access it.
Posted: March 23, 2018
We allow organizations to collect details about us. And all of those details are being stored in databases. However, most databases are unstructured, making it challenging for CPAs and others to work with. That’s where data mining comes in.
Posted: March 13, 2018
The AICPA has launched two intermediate-level certificate programs to help satisfy a growing need for financial professionals with forensic accounting expertise.
Posted: February 9, 2018
The three sides of the fraud triangle are incentives/pressures, rationalization and opportunity. Segregation of duties plays a significant role in preventing fraud because collusion is then required in order to perpetrate the fraud.
Posted: January 19, 2018
Whether in a divorce setting, fraud investigation, bankruptcy or damage assessment, forensic accountants possess the knowledge and skills that enhance the team of professionals’ ability to resolve their cases and, ultimately, achieve closure for their clients.
Posted: September 13, 2017
ASC 820 defines fair value, establishes a framework for measuring it and expands disclosures about fair value measurements. Find out how to interpret this measurement further.
Posted: May 17, 2017
From a forensic investigation standpoint, tracing virtual currency transactions can create challenges when applying traditional forensic accounting techniques. Read more to see how accountants can gain a foothold on this leading edge of finance.
Posted: March 30, 2017
Here are some questions you can ask business owners to help them understand the importance of exit planning and business valuations.