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What Every CPA Should Know About Fraud Webcast | 4202877C
Date: August 6, 2020
Event Start time: 12:30 PM   End time: 4:00 PM
Location: Webcast

Facility: Webcast Rebroadcast


Member:       $149
Nonmember: $199

CPE Credits:

4.00 CPE: Continuing Professional Education Technical
4.00 AA: Auditing & Accounting
4.00 FR: Fraud

External auditors only detect 3-5% of all fraud incidences. Get pragmatic guidance on detecting fraud.

Discuss where fraud is most likely to occur. Learn to conduct inquiries and direct the audit in the areas of greatest concern; those most likely to be abused by perpetrators.

  • Determine how is fraud detected.
  • Recognize the impact of professional pronouncements on finding fraud.
  • Identify the largest area of financial statement abuse.
  • Identify fraud in business.
  • Identify fraud prevention.
  • Recognize auditor liability and auditor defenses.
  • Identify recent litigation affecting accountant's liability.

Major Subjects:
  • How is fraud detected?
  • The role of external auditors in finding fraud
  • Revenue recognition issues
  • Corrupt management
  • Data mining
  • Physical and biometric controls

Level of Difficulty:

Field of Interest:


Knowledge or experience in the field of Ethics comparable to the ethics exam requirement to obtain the CPA Certificate.

Designed For:

Accountants, auditors and financial professionals.

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