Business Valuation Blog

The business valuation blog is offered by the School of Accounting Executive Programs (SOAEP), a department in FAU’s AACSB-accredited and nationally recognized College of Business.  Subscribe today in order to receive the newest articles right in your inbox!

November 2016

FAU’s Dr. Michael Crain Receives AICPA’s Sustained Contribution Award

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Congratulations to Dr. Crain for being selected as one of 14 American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) members to be honored with the Sustained Contribution Award for 2016. The award is given to recognize CPAs who have demonstrated their long-term commitment to the accounting community

October 2016

Live SOAEP Event – Meet Maria M. Yip and Associates – Practicing Experts in Forensic Accounting and Business Valuation – 10/22/16

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The FAU School of Accounting Executive Programs is happy to announce our first speaking and networking event of the semester: Maria M. Yip and Associates - Yip Associates is a leading forensic accounting firm with offices in Florida (Miami, Fort Lauderdale, and

May 2016

FAU Prepares Business Valuation Professionals for Real-World Practice

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Current and relevant course material is vital for Accounting programs seeking to prepare Business Valuation Professionals to make an impact in a real practice. FAU Business Valuation Professor Dr. G. William Kennedy ensures that his courses provide students with up-to-date

April 2016

Business Valuation Certification

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A business valuation professional establishes values by utilizing specialist knowledge and training. Certified valuation professionals provide a range of services to clients including estate and gift tax appraisals, economic damage calculations, IRS valuations, intangible asset appraisals, shareholder and divorce litigation

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The Path To A Business Valuation Career

By | 2017-03-07T16:37:06+00:00 Wednesday, April 6, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In an uncertain and rapidly changing economic climate, determining the fair value of businesses is a key component of the preparation for mergers and acquisitions, tax reporting, legal actions, and estate planning. The path to a business valuation career requires

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March 2016

Meet John Borrowman, Prominent Recruiter and Expert on the Business Valuation Profession

By | 2017-03-07T16:43:06+00:00 Thursday, March 24, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

For all academic levels of Accounting and Accounting-related majors! Come learn more about this specialized niche of Accounting called Business Valuation* (BV). Find out what’s trending in BV as well as the professional opportunities available! What: An in-person and

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November 2015

Meet Al Lowe: Senior Special Agent – United States Customs & Border Protection – Saturday, November 14, 2015

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You're Invited!! We are happy to announce the guest for our second event of the fall 2015 semester: William A. (Al) Lowe; Senior Special Agent for the United States Customs & Border Protection – Internal Affairs SSA Lowe has been with

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March 2015

Meet Sofia Hussain, Forensic Accountant

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Citizens wishing to understand their government’s concern over national security threats can easily do so by calling the human resource departments of the Central Intelligence Agency, Securities and Exchange Commission, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, or the National Security Agency to see whom they

February 2015

Meet Tony Gonzalez – Assistant U.S. Attorney with the Department of Justice

By | 2017-02-21T17:41:31+00:00 Wednesday, February 25, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Watch as Assistant United States Attorney Tony Gonzalez discusses his background, and his team. Tony also talks about two very interesting cases where if it had not been for the forensic accountants and their thorough investigation, the convictions may not

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January 2015

Matrimonial Forensic Accounting Practice

By | 2017-03-07T16:51:50+00:00 Thursday, January 29, 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Fans of the 1976 political thriller, All the President’s Men, might remember Hal Holbrook’s Deep Throat character’s exhortation to Robert Redford to "follow the money," in their Watergate investigation. Follow the money. More than a mere literary device designed to

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