Welcome to the Blog of Ron J. Anfuso, CPA/ABV, An Accountancy Corporation

Welcome to the blog of Ron J. Anfuso, CPA/ABV, An Accountancy Corporation. Our blog serves as an adjunct to our website (www.anfusocpa.com). On this blog, you will discover valuable information about our practice, as well as general guidance concerning Forensic Accounting for Family Law. You will also find a copy of our most recent newsletter, as well…

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Tracing: Why, When and How

By Sue Olson, Accountant Tracing usually becomes an issue when community and separate property funds have been commingled in the same account(s) and then an asset is purchased with funds from that account. The mere commingling of separate property moneys in a community bank account does not destroy the separate property character of the funds,…

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People versus Sanchez: Hearsay and Case-Specific Statement Considerations in Expert Testimony

By Ron J. Anfuso, CPA, ABV, CFF, CDFA, FABFA  People versus Sanchez was a criminal case concerning gang-related crimes. The case addressed a vital issue related to the validity of expert testimony, which was whether the prosecution’s expert’s description of the defendant’s past contacts with police should have been considered hearsay based on the expert…

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To Keep or Sell the Family Home: How Financial Projections Facilitate the Choice

Background  During the divorce process of Fred and Vivian Andersen, Ron Anfuso advised Vivian’s attorney it would be in her best interest to receive counseling from Evan Miller, a Certified Financial Planner® (CFP), who is also a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst® (CDFA®). Evan and his associate Kathy Costas, CDFA®, specialize in helping coordinate the financial…

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