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    Defining Business Value

    Article Background and supporting information for EBRC/Gartner KPI Initiative. Describes who is involved and th goals and objectives of the project
    Published on June 28, 2010

    Levels of Authority

    Publication The information on this page illustrates the varying levels of authority of AICPA Audit and Accounting Publications.
    Published on April 01, 2014

    Understanding the Entity

    Article One of the more common peer review matters identified in compilation engagements is related to engagement letters. Some of these matters include: Missing or lacking required signatures. The required wording that the engagement could not be
    Published on April 02, 2013

    Private Company Financial Reporting Committee Activities

    Article The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) have embarked on a major initiative to further improve the FASB’s current standard-setting process to consider the needs of private com
    Published on July 15, 2011

    Accounting for the Sustainability Cycle

    White Paper Global interest in sustainability continues to evolve at a rapid pace on a very broad scope, including shifts to integrated reporting and assurance on sustainability reports. This proliferation has occurred largely without adequate representation from the accounting profession in the United States. Accordingly, this paper encourages accountants to
    Published on October 23, 2013

    Improving the Clarity of Auditing Standards

    Article The overall goal of the Clarity Project, a multiyear project of the Auditing Standards Board was to make the standards easier to read, understand and implement and to converge them with the International Standards on Auditing. Although the purpose of redrafting the auditing standards is for clarity and convergence and
    Published on June 02, 2014

    SAS Clarity - Group Audits

    Article AU-C 600, Audits of Group Financial Statements, is one of the most significant changes as a result of the Auditing Standards Board's Clarity Project. Find additional information and guidance for understanding the changes created by the ASB's Clarity Project.
    Published on April 03, 2013

    Understanding the Entity

    Article One of the more common peer review matters in review engagements relates to the engagement letter. Some examples of matters identified include: The required wording that the engagement could not be relied upon to disclose errors, fraud, or illega
    Published on July 22, 2011

    SOC 1

    Article Report on Controls at a Service Organization Relevant to User Entities’ Internal Control over Financial Reporting These reports, prepared in accordance with Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16, Reporting on Controls at
    Published on May 07, 2013

    Service Organization Controls (SOC) Reports for Service Organizations

    Overview Service Organization Controls (SOC) reports are designed to help service organizations, organizations that operate information systems and provide information system services to other entities, build trust and confidence in their service delivery processes and controls through a report by an independent Certified Public Accountant.  Each type of SOC report is designed to help
    Published on April 08, 2013

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