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Forensic and Investigative Accounting 12 Chapter 12 Present Value Concepts Present
Frequently wages and other employee Frequently benefits are adjusted for future expected growth. growth. Conversely, amounts that would have been Conversely, received in the future should be adjusted to their present value. their These two processes can have a major These impact on the net amount of damages in a case case Chapter 12 Forensic and Investigative Accounting 13 Determining Growth and Discount Rates Rates
In some states there is a statutory rate of In interest for certain types of cases interest In other situations, the expert is expected to In determine and defend an appropriate discount rate Sometimes experts can use statistical data Sometimes for growth or discount rates for Chapter 12 Forensic and Investigative Accounting 14 Common Components of Fringe Benefits Paid health care. Lif...
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