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Title:
Forensic accounting for dummies
Author:
Kass-Shraibman, Frimette.
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Publication Information:
Hoboken, NJ : Wiley Pub., [2011]

©2011
Physical Description:
xviii, 366 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Forensic accountants investigate economic crimes, perform risk assessments, assist in all kinds of civil litigation, and provide expert testimony. This hands-on guide give you plain-English explanations of the concepts and methods of forensic accounting.
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- Investigating forensic accounting -- The anatomy of occupational fraud -- It's all in the family: fraud against individuals -- Meeting your methods of investigation -- Preventing occupational fraud -- The part of tens.
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ISBN:
9780470889282
Format :
Book

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A practical, hands-on guide to forensic accounting

Careers in forensic accounting are hot- US News & World Report recently designated forensic accounting as one of the eight most secure career tracks in America., Forensic accountants work in most major accounting firms and demand for their services is growing with then increasing need for investigations of mergers and acquisitions, tax inquiries, and economic crime. In addition, forensic accountants perform specialized audits, and assist in all kinds of civil litigation, and are often involved in terrorist investigations . Forensic Accounting For Dummies will track to a course and explain the concepts and methods of forensic accounting.

Covers everything a forensic accountant may face, from investigations of mergers and acquisitions to tax inquiries to economic crime What to do if you find or suspect financial fraud in your own organization Determining what is fraud and how to investigate

Whether you're a student pursuing a career in forensic accounting or just want to understand how to detect and deal with financial fraud, Forensic Accounting For Dummies has you covered.


Author Notes

Frimette Kass-Shraibman is Associate Professor of Accounting at Brooklyn College -- CUNY. Vijay S. Sampath is Managing Director in the Forensic and Litigation Consulting business segment of FTI Consulting, Inc.


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