How to Prepare for the CPA Certified Public Accountant Examination

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Barron's Educational Series, 1998 - Study Aids - 506 pages
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Updated to reflect the latest Certified Public Accountant exam, the new edition of this manual presents two complete practice CPA exams. The author offers diagnostic tests and a review that covers all topics for which candidates are tested on the exam. All test questions have answers and explanations so that CPA students can score themselves and evaluate their individual strengths and weaknesses. The book's helpful supplementary information includes directions for obtaining application forms and applying to take the exam, advice on organizing an efficient study program, general reminders for dealing with the essay and computational questions, and test-taking tips.
 

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Contents

Apply for the
12
Organize Your Strategy
19
Review Examination Content
28
How to Approach
56
2
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Begin Your Review
95
Two Sample CPA Examinations
119
501
336
November 1995
372
A Final Word
501
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About the author (1998)

Nick Dauber, MS, CPA, is an accounting practitioner, specializing in auditing and taxation. Prior to starting his practice 20 years ago, he was an audit and tax manager at a CPA firm.
Mr. Dauber is also an instructor of Auditing and Taxation at Queens College of the City University of New York. He was the president of Person/Wolinsky CPA Review Courses and has instructed over 75,000 CPA exam candidates during the past 25 years. Mr. Dauber was the writer of the review course's auditing and taxation material and served as the editor of the law and financial accounting material.
In 1992, Mr. Dauber was named Professor of the Year at Queens College and was the recipient of the Golden Apple Award bestowed by the Golden Key National Honor Society. He has also served as an award-winning lecturer in auditing and taxation for the Foundation for Accounting Education at the New York State Society of CPAs as well as for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Mr. Dauber has served as a book reviewer for major book publishers, and has published articles in many professional accounting journals including The CPA Journal (New York), Massachusetts CPA, Virginia Accountant Quarterly, and National Public Accountant.
Books that Mr. Dauber has authored include THE VEST-POCKET CPA (John Wiley and Sons), CORPORATE CONTROLLER'S HANDBOOK OF FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (CCH), and Barron's HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE CPA EXAM. He has also been a contributor to professional books in accounting and auditing.

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