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Comments for Audit Committees about the PCAOB May 2015, Audit Committee Dialogue

This blog post includes a short video discussing the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board’s May 2015, Audit Committee Dialogue, and below the video you will find a link to the Audit Committee Dialogue. 37 more words

PCAOB publishes new "Audit Committee Dialogue"

by Cydney Posner

The PCAOB has announced the publication of a new paper designed to address audit committees.  The paper, Audit Committee Dialogue, provides insights from inspections of public company auditors that should assist audit committee members in overseeing their auditors. 2,064 more words

Corporate Governance

Impact on Financial Issuers and Users

In previous blogs, I mentioned that Release No. 2013-005 was issued to improve the audit report for financial report users. As a result, Release No. 2013-005 will have a significant impact on auditors and the audit report. 559 more words

Release 2013-005 Impact on Auditors

As mentioned previously, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, PCAOB, issued Release 2013-005. This release proposed two new auditing standards in order to improve the auditor’s reporting model and increase auditor’s responsibilities which is discussed more into detail in the… 656 more words

Changes to the Auditor's Reporting Model

In the past couple of years, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, PCAOB, has proposed several changes to auditing practices. On August 13, 2013, PCAOB issued Release 2013-005 which proposed two new auditing standards regarding to auditor’s reporting model and responsibilities  (Zietsman, Burns, Pruitt, & Simer, 2013).   633 more words

Setting the 2015 Audit Committee Agenda

What is top of mind for senior executives and directors this year? Regulatory changes and heightened regulatory scrutiny, succession challenges, economic conditions and cyber threats – this according to the latest Protiviti and North Carolina State University ERM Initiative’s survey, … 462 more words

Internal Audit

PCAOB Increases Auditors' Work

Have you been told your audit fee is going to increase because the audit team has to do more work due to PCAOB inspection findings or audit alerts? 322 more words

Industry Issues