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 September 28, 2009 — In This Newsletter:
*HEADLINES   *WEEKLY SPOTLIGHT *NEW AND NOTEWORTHY
*NEW IN THE STORE  *VIDEO SNACKS *INDUSTRY NEWS
Headlines

CPAs Gamble on Vegas Accounting Fraud
by Steven Hazel, CPA, ABV
How a standard litigation assignment, used in tandem with forensic accounting, uncovered fraudulent practices in a construction engagement.

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Implications of Capitalizing Development Costs
by Steven Brice
Why U.S. companies may need to consider the systems that are in place with a view to upgrading the level of data captured many years before the transition to IFRS.

Is Busy a Good Thing?
by Jennifer Wilson
Busy as a bee. Busy is as busy does. Busy season. Busy, busy, busy. Let’s get busy! Busy sounds like a good thing — or does it?

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Weekly Spotlight
TechByteCloud Computing — What’s All the Hype?
by James Bourke, CPA.CITP
Two primary reasons why CPAs should consider it seriously.

93,000,000 taxpayers e-filed in 2009.
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New and Noteworthy

Declare Your Strong Technical Skills in Tax and Estate Planning  
Register soon for the 2009 PFS credential review courses and exam and show clients how your existing tax and estate planning skills fit into the larger personal financial planning disciplines. 

AICPA Tells U.S. House Small Business Committee Not to Stifle Entrepreneurs, CPAs Already Highly Regulated (PDF)

Carol Scott Named AICPA Vice President of Business, Industry and Government (PDF)

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AICPA Professional Standards 2009
This new paperback edition is a source of professional standards
applicable to nonpublic companies and contains pronouncements issued by the AICPA.

The Guide to Investigating Business Fraud
Developed by the seasoned fraud investigation team at Ernst & Young, this new publication provides a clearly defined framework for approaching a fraud investigation from start to finish.

Applying the Risk Assessment Standards Using a Case
Study Approach

Examples and case studies help auditors in those specific areas they are struggling with most.

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AICPA Conferences
IT Considerations in Risk-Based Financial Statement Audits
10/13 - 10/16, Chicago, IL
IFRS in North America 2009:
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10/29 - 10/30, New York, NY
AICPA National Business
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11/15 - 11/17, San Francisco, CA
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AICPA Webcasts

9/29 - Ensuring Data Quality and Auditability in Business Reporting

9/30 - Retirement Planning 101:
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9/30 - From Legal Structures to Strategic Plans: Develop Your
Forensic Practice
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