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    Audits Versus Examinations A Primer And A Look At Forthcoming Changes

    Report Many practitioners have been performing attest engagements for their clients under the SSAEs for years. However, practitioners are sometimes asked to perform an examination of subject matter where, depending on the subject matter, it is sometimes unclear what standards should be followed.
    Published on March 19, 2014

    Some Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

    Report Recently, several questions have been raised related to how certain technical literature guidance should be implemented appropriately. These questions relate to subsequent events issues, material uncertainty issues, and independence issues.
    Published on January 06, 2010

    Service Organization Control (SOC) Reporting Focusing On Some Engagement Issues

    Report In 2011, to provide the framework for practitioners to examine controls and to help management understand the related risks, the AICPA established three Service Organization Control® [SOC] reporting options [SOC 1, SOC 2 and SOC 3 reports
    Published on January 15, 2014

    New Technical Practice Aid Guidance Compilation Reports & SBLF Audit Reports

    Report Over the past several months, the AICPA audit and attest services team has released several different Technical Practice Aids [TPAs] addressing a variety of attest engagement issues
    Published on February 29, 2012

    New Guidance for Compilation/Review Engagements

    Report At its November 2009 meeting, the Accounting and Review Services Committee [ARSC] voted to finalize SSARS No. 19, entitled Compilation and Review Engagements
    Published on November 25, 2009

    SSAE No. 16 Some Implementation Questions & Answers

    Report Since the guidance in SSAE No. 16 can be early-implemented, several questions associated with the guidance have been asked, and many of those questions are addressed in these materials.
    Published on June 09, 2010

    SSARS No. 19 Some Implementation Questions and Answers

    Report While many of the planned changes to the technical literature never made it to the final document, the guidance in SSARS No. 19 does include a significant number of changes that impact the performance of compilation and review engagements, along with how practitioners should report at the conclusion of those
    Published on January 06, 2010

    SSARS NO. 21 ISSUED Major Changes for Accountants Who Prepare Financial Statements

    News On October 23, 2014, the ARSC released SSARS No. 21, Statements on Standards for Accounting and Review Services: Clarification and Recodification which represents ARSC’s efforts to clarify and revise the standards for reviews, compilations, and engagements to prepare financial statements
    Published on October 30, 2014

    SSARS No. 21 Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

    Report To further help our members understand and implement SSARS No. 21, we present some frequently asked questions and our answers to those questions.
    Published on February 18, 2015

    Lender Requests for Comfort Letters

    Report Over the past few weeks, several of our Plain-English Accounting team members have asked questions related to the acceptability of providing comfort letters for use by lenders associated with certain loans.
    Published on April 15, 2010

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