AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services
Resources for CPAs

The AICPA provides tools and resources for CPAs specializing in forensic accounting and business valuation services to serve their clients and enhance their business.


CONFERENCES
  • AICPA Expert Witness Skills Workshop
    Sept 15 - 17, 2016
    Denver, CO
    Recommended CPE Credit: TBD

    With seating limited to just 36 participants and almost a 1:1 student-to-faculty ratio, this workshop is the ideal environment to practice your presentation and communication skills to experts, lawyers and judges, receive personalized feedback and take those skills to the next level.

  • AICPA Fair Value Measurements Workshop
    Oct 5 - 7, 2016
    New York, NY
    Recommended CPE Credit: 24

    Attend the highly-interactive workshop on fair value measurements. Through case studies and discussion, find the most recent information and receive the latest tools to measure fair value.

  • AICPA Forensic & Valuation Services Conference
    Nov 6-8, 2016
    Nashville, TN
    Recommended CPE Credit: 22
    This conference features experts in forensic accounting and business valuation, as well as big picture issues and useful real-world techniques. Join us for three days of various insights, how-to guidance, multiple networking opportunities and knowledge applicable to ABV and CFF credential holders.

  • AICPA Health Care Industry Conference
    Nov 16-18, 2016
    Nashville, TN
    Recommended CPE Credit: 17.5
    he premier event for CPAs and financial executives in the health care industry. A comprehensive review of essential topics with focused tracks including the latest legislative updates, best practices and critical strategies, you will learn how to position your organization and yourself with confidence.
MEMBERSHIP & CREDENTIALS
  • AICPA Forensic and Valuation Services Membership Section
    This AICPA voluntary membership section is for CPAs who provide advice, technical assistance and consulting services to businesses, non-profits and government organizations. Take advantage of invaluable networking opportunities with CPAs from around the country who are providing consulting services, and share ideas and experiences that can enhance your practice potential.
  • Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) Credential
    AICPA established the CFF credential for CPAs who specialize in forensic accounting. It is granted exclusively to CPAs who demonstrate considerable expertise in forensic accounting through their knowledge, skills, and experience.
  • Accredited in Business Valuation (ABV) Credential
    The ABV Credential positions valuation professionals as the premier business valuation service providers who differentiate themselves by going beyond the core service of reaching a conclusion of value and creating value for clients through the strategic application of this analysis.


WEB EVENTS
  • Identity Theft: Preventing, Detecting, and Investigating
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 8

    Protect yourself and your clients from identity theft, which includes the theft of personal and professional identities. Learn the various means used to commit identity theft and how thieves obtain the information necessary to commit these crimes. During this webcast you will also discover how to implement policies and procedures to protect identities.

  • Most Common Financial Statement and Asset Fraud Schemes: How to Detect and Prevent Them
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4

    This webcast provides descriptions of how the most common types of financial statement and misappropriation of asset fraud schemes are detected. Red flags that might possibly be indicative of these fraud schemes are addressed and cost-effective internal controls that can be implemented to prevent these schemes are provided.

  • Fraud: Recent Findings, Red Flags and Corruption Schemes
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4

    This webcast will review of landmark fraud studies - including those conducted by COSO, ACFE and large CPA firms. We will go through the list of the Top Ten Fraud Schemes, based upon these studies and examine fraud red flags for non-traditional schemes including corruption, Ponzi, and Asset Flip schemes.








WEB EVENTS (cont.)
  • Identifying and Limiting Your Risks in a FVS Engagement
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 1
    This webcast will assist the FVS professional in identifying potential risk in expert and consulting engagements, and preventative methods for limiting the risk.

  • Forensic Accounting: Uncovering Schemes and Scams
    Various Dates
    Recommended CPE Credit: 4

    The focus on fraud discovery and deterrence is rising. This webcast enables you to learn investigative techniques to uncover various fraudulent scams and schemes and to sharpen your forensic skills.