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Joan is the CFO of Para Corp. and is a year from retirement. In order to guarantee herself a very substantial bonus and to boost her retirement package, she knowingly certifies false financial
reports making the company appear to be much more profitable than it really is. She further takes steps to assure that the financial report was not reviewed through internal controls maintained by Para Corp. Under the provisions of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (2002), if her fraud is NOT part of a larger scheme, what criminal penalties are possible for Joan? A. $1 million in fines and up to 10 years in prison B. $2 million in fines and up to 12 years in prison C. $5 million in fines and up to 15 years in prison D. $10 million in fines and up to 20 years in prison
C. $5 million in fines and up to 15 years in prison
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