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    2. Jo is a CPA working as the CFO of a publicly held corporation. The CEO, John, asks the Jo to overstate estimated accrued liabilities.

    What are Jo's, and John's civil and criminal liabilities with regard to John's request?

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    Jo is a CPA working as the CFO of a publicly held corporation. The CEO, John, asks the Jo to overstate estimated accrued liabilities.

    What are Jo's, and John's civil and criminal liabilities with regard to John's request?

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    The CEO has asked that the estimated liabilities be overstated, which is going to produce a higher total estimated liabilities. The main reason that companies overstate estimated liabilities is to act as a cushion for ...

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    Jo is a CPA working as the CFO of a publicly held corporation. The CEO, John, asks the Jo to overstate estimated accrued liabilities.

    What are Jo's, and John's civil and criminal liabilities with regard to John's request?

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