Top Reasons Form AP is a Step in the Right Direction

Posted by Alexa Foxon Thu, May 12, 2016 @ 01:11 PM

SEC Approves PCAOB, Form AP, on Disclosing Engagement Partner Name

PCAOB rules for disclosing the name of the engagement partner and information about other firms participating in audits have been approved by the SEC. Starting January 31, 2017, auditors will be required to fill out Form AP with the PCAOB disclosing all engagement partners working on public audits and information about other audit firms participating in the audit. This information will be searchable by engagement partner name, audit firm, or public company on a public database. 

Read More

Tags: PCAOB News & Information, external audit, Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, SEC approval, Reputation, auditor, Form AP, Vibato, PCAOB, SEC

PCAOB Open Meeting Re: 'Significant Unusual Transactions' Auditing Standards

Posted by Alex Roweon Thu, May 02, 2013 @ 02:50 PM

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board has scheduled an open meeting for 9:30 am on Tuesday, May 7, to consider reproposal of auditing standard, related parties, and related amendments, including amendments regarding significant unusual transactions. 

Read More

Tags: Public Company Accounting Oversight Board, Significant Unusual Transactions, PCAOB