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Larry Goldsmith, J.D., C.P.A., M.A.F.F., will speak on the subject of Financial Discovery at the Highland Park-Highwood Legal Aid Clinic on Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 at 7:00 pm. Financial discovery, including careful study of tax returns, is an important part of the process for uncovering useful information in legal proceedings involving divorce or other litigation matters. Larry […]
December 21, 2016
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Accounting
Divorce
Forensic accounting
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Women's Finance
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by Larry Goldsmith, CPA, JD, CFF, MAFF I just hung up the telephone with a tire kicker — someone who is shopping for a financial forensic expert to use their expertise to confirm or deny the existence of damages. And, like all tire kickers, this person intends to make their decision primarily based on price; […]
September 30, 2014
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Accounting
Divorce
Financial Planning
Forensic accounting
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Professional Ethics
Women's Finance
CJBS
Larry Goldsmith, CJBS, moderates this dynamic conversation about women and finance. Thursday, September 11th at The East Bank Club, 4:30 to 6:30 pm. Moderator:  Larry G. Goldsmith, C.P.A., J.D., C.F.F., and M.A.F.F. Panelists are dynamic, experienced professionals who are passionate about empowering women to take control of their financial future. Julie Murphy Casserly, CLU, ChFC, […]
September 9, 2014
2 MIN READ
Accounting
Divorce
Forensic accounting
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Professional Ethics
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by Larry Goldsmith, CPA, JD, CFF, MAFF I want to share three quick stories where ethical considerations were considered when accepting or continuing engagements. Case #1:  A Partnership Dispute, or, The Devil and Larry Goldsmith The Forensic Accounting portion of my business was uncharacteristically slow. Cases had been settled, and depositions and trials were delayed […]
August 12, 2014
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Accounting
Divorce
Financial Planning
Forensic accounting
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CJBS
by Larry Goldsmith, C.P.A., J.D., C.F.F., M.A.F.F. The court room drama has ended, yet too often the newly divorced fail to separate financially from their ex.  Failure to separate yourself and the ex’s credit cards, bank accounts and your financial plans may have undesired consequences. Now that your divorce is finished, please consider the following […]
June 11, 2014
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Accounting
Divorce
Forensic accounting
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CJBS
by Larry Goldsmith, JD, CPA, MAFF, and Julieann Chaet, CPA, MAFF So much is always happening in each of our own lives.  We have our kids, our parents, our friends, our jobs.  We have the maintenance of our homes, our cars, and even ourselves, if we allow that. The Forensics Team at CJBS can be broken […]
February 17, 2014
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