Audit, Attest, and Quality Control ASB Comment Letters
ASB comment letter to other organizations.
Published on September 15, 2014
ASB Comment Letter on Consultation Paper A Framework for Audit Quality
...the Auditing Standards Board to the IAASB discusses the consultation paper "A Framework for Audit Quality
Published on May 21, 2013
April 22, 2010 Letter from the Center for Audit Quality to the Senate regarding potential SOX 404(b) amendment
April 22, 2010 Letter from the Center for Audit Quality to the Senate regarding potential SOX 404(b) amendment to the financial regulatory reform...
Published on May 05, 2010
AICPA Testimony to ERISA Advisory Council on Outsourcing Flags Trouble Spots, Recommends Best Practices
The CPA Advocate: September, 2014. The testimony identified trends auditors are seeing in the outsourcing of employee benefit plan services, noted problems related to monitoring service providers and recommended best practices for selecting and monitoring service providers that affect the plan’s financial reporting.
Published on September 25, 2014
AICPA Comments on Proposed Revisions to GAOs Green Book
The CPA Advocate: March, 2014. The AICPA’s major recommendation is that GAO more closely align the Green Book language to COSO “except for situations where the government environment is truly different.”
Published on March 27, 2014
AICPA Raises Concerns about Ideas for Potential Revisions to Single Audits
The CPA Advocate: June, 2012. The GAQC comment letter to OMB supports overall goals of potential revisions to single aud requirements but raised concerns about ideas for potential revisions.
Published on June 13, 2012
AICPA Expresses Criteria Concerns on DoD Proposed Attestation Requirement
The CPA Advocate: November, 2014. A working group should be assembled, the AICPA said, that includes representatives of the accounting profession to ensure that the language in the rule articulates criteria that are sufficiently objective or measurable.
Published on November 20, 2014
AICPA Testifies before ERISA Advisory Council on Lost and Missing Plan Participants
The CPA Advocate: September, 2013. AICPA's Employee Benefit Plan Audit Quality Center made recommendations to a U.S. Department of Labor advisory panel to better...
Published on September 05, 2013
North Carolina Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case Involving Auditors Fiduciary Duties to Clients
...CPA Advocate: April, 2015. The North Carolina Association of CPAs, AICPA and Center for Audit Quality have jointly filed an amicus brief urging the state’s Supreme Court to reverse...
Published on April 23, 2015
AICPA Comments on Draft 2014 OMB Compliance Supplement
The CPA Advocate: April, 2014. The comments focus on concerns with proposed guidance for auditing Disaster Relief Appropriations Act funds and a suggestion to remove certain requirements relating to the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.
Published on April 24, 2014