Forensic Accounting: Uncovering Schemes and Scams

Description

Learn investigative techniques to uncover various fraudulent schemes and scams and to sharpen your forensic skills. This webcast prepares you to meet the increasing demand for accountants to develop effective forensic accounting procedures to detect and prevent misappropriation of assets, management fraud, and fraudulent financial reporting. As the focus on fraud discovery and deterrence rises, accountants must hone their skills to recognize fraudulent or deceptive practices and build their knowledge to redesign internal controls. Don't wait to learn and practice these critical forensic competencies!

Date/Time

Tuesday, August 18, 2020
Registration Time: 12:00pm
12:00pm – 4:00pm

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Course Type

On-line Live Vendors

CPE Credit

4.00 hours CPE credit

Field of Study

Accounting

Level of Knowledge

Intermediate

Vendor

AICPA

Prerequisites

Experience in accounting and financial reporting preferred

Advanced Preparation

None

Highlights

TOPICS DISCUSSED - Role of the forensic accountant -Development of the engagement agreement -Common fraud scams -AU-C section 240 -Analytical and investigative techniques - Approaches to detect under/over valued assets - Preparation for the deposition phase -Alternative methods to settle a legal dispute

Objectives

Determine the differences between the role of the forensic accountant and the traditional accountant and how to utilize forensic techniques to ferret out fraudulent activity. -Identify the foundational components of AU-C section 240. -Recall analytical and investigative techniques used in forensic engagements. -Determine ways to detect under/over-valued assets. -Recall key points related to the deposition phase of the litigation process.

Location

N/A (This is a webcast)
Member Fee $179.00
Non-Member Fee $219.00
Your Price $219.00

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