The AICPA and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners release a free one-hour PC-based training program. How Fraud Hurts You and Your Organization , that can be downloaded at no charge from
The course also is available on CD from the AICPA at 888–777–7077 (product code 056513JA). It includes definitions of fraud, examples of fraudulent activity and actual case studies and is suitable for CPAs and their companies.


6 key areas of change for accountants and auditors

New accounting standards on revenue recognition, leases, and credit losses present implementation challenges. This independently-written report identifies the hurdles that accounting professionals face and provides tips for overcoming the challenges.


How tax reform will impact individual taxpayers

Amy Wang, a CPA who is a senior technical manager for tax advocacy at the AICPA, answers to some of the most common questions on how the new tax reform law will impact individual taxpayers.