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Statements of Position

1988

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Proposed Statement On Auditing Standards : Special Reports ;Special Reports; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1988, Aug. 31, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board Jan 1988

Proposed Statement On Auditing Standards : Special Reports ;Special Reports; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1988, Aug. 31, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board

Statements of Position

This Statement changes generally accepted auditing standards as follows: (1) Prescribes a new special report form that parallels the form of the new auditor's standard report in SAS no. 58, Reports on Audited Financial Statements; (2) Clarifies that there is no requirement to describe in the special report how the presentation differs from a presentation in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles; (3) Amends guidance on reporting on compliance with contractual agreements in connection with an audit by restricting the distribution of these reports and limiting the matters that an auditor can provide assurance on to auditing and accounting ...