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Proposed Statement On Auditing Standards : Compliance Auditing Considerations In Audits Of Governmental Entities And Other Recipients Of Governmental Financial Assistance;Compliance Auditing Considerations In Audits Of Governmental Entities And Other Recipients Of Governmental Financial Assistance; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1994, May 12, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board Jan 1994

Proposed Statement On Auditing Standards : Compliance Auditing Considerations In Audits Of Governmental Entities And Other Recipients Of Governmental Financial Assistance;Compliance Auditing Considerations In Audits Of Governmental Entities And Other Recipients Of Governmental Financial Assistance; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1994, May 12, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board

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The Auditing Standards Board is issuing this proposed statement on auditing standards to revise the guidance contained in Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 68, Compliance Auditing Applicable to Governmental Entities and Other Recipients of Governmental Financial Assistance (AICPA, Professional Standards, vol. 1, AU sec. 801). This proposed Statement would provide generic guidance to practitioners engaged to perform compliance audits of governmental entities and other recipients of governmental financial assistance. In addition, this proposed Statement would not require frequent revision and updating because it does not identify compliance requirements or specify the form of reporting. This proposed Statement: a. Recognizes ...


Comment Letters On Exposure Draft On Compliance Auditing Considerations In Audits Of Governmental Entities And Other Recipients Of Governmental Financial Assistance Here, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board Jan 1994

Comment Letters On Exposure Draft On Compliance Auditing Considerations In Audits Of Governmental Entities And Other Recipients Of Governmental Financial Assistance Here, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board

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Proposed Statement Of Position : Audits Of State And Local Governmental Entities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance ;Audits Of State And Local Governmental Entities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1991, July 31, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Government Accounting And Auditing Committee Jan 1991

Proposed Statement Of Position : Audits Of State And Local Governmental Entities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance ;Audits Of State And Local Governmental Entities Receiving Federal Financial Assistance; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1991, July 31, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Government Accounting And Auditing Committee

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This proposed statement of position (SOP) supersedes chapter 3, paragraphs 3.1-3.4, and chapters 21-23 of the AICPA Audit and Accounting Guide Audits of State and Local Governmental Units and example 23 of SOP 89-6, Auditors' Reports in Audits of State and Local Governmental Units, and provides additional guidance on compliance auditing and single audits. The SOP updates the guide to reflect the following standards affecting the audits of federal financial assistance programs under the Single Audit Act: 1. Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 55, Consideration of the Internal Control Structure in a Financial Statement Audit; 2. SAS ...


Proposed Statement On Auditing Standards : Compliance Auditing : The Auditor's Responsibility For Testing Compliance With Laws, Regulations, And Contractual Terms Governing Financial Assistance Certain Entities Receive From Government ;Compliance Auditing : The Auditor's Responsibility For Testing Compliance With Laws, Regulations, And Contractual Terms Governing Financial Assistance Certain Entities Receive From Government; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1988, May 6, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board Jan 1988

Proposed Statement On Auditing Standards : Compliance Auditing : The Auditor's Responsibility For Testing Compliance With Laws, Regulations, And Contractual Terms Governing Financial Assistance Certain Entities Receive From Government ;Compliance Auditing : The Auditor's Responsibility For Testing Compliance With Laws, Regulations, And Contractual Terms Governing Financial Assistance Certain Entities Receive From Government; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1988, May 6, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board

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In response to findings that a large proportion of independent audits of federal financial assistance were substandard, the AICPA Task Force on the Quality of Audits of Governemental Units was formed to develop a comprehensive plan to improve the quality of audits of governmental units. That plan, presented in a March 1987 report, included a recommendation that "a statement on auditing standards relating to auditing for and reporting on compliance with applicable laws and regulations should be developed and issued." This proposed Statement provides guidance on applying the requirements of SAS No. 54, Illegal Acts by Clients, to audits of ...


Proposed Audit Guide : Audits Of Federal Financial Assistance To State And Local Governmental Units;Audits Of Federal Financial Assistance To State And Local Governmental Units; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1984, Dec. 28, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Task Force On Single Audits Of Federal Financial Assistance Jan 1984

Proposed Audit Guide : Audits Of Federal Financial Assistance To State And Local Governmental Units;Audits Of Federal Financial Assistance To State And Local Governmental Units; Exposure Draft (American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants), 1984, Dec. 28, American Institute Of Certified Public Accountants. Task Force On Single Audits Of Federal Financial Assistance

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This proposed audit guide provides guidance to Independent auditors when conducting financial and compliance audits of federal assistance programs awarded to state and local governmental units and Indian tribal governments as required by the Single Audit Act of 1984, Public Law 98-502. This guide and the Industry Audit Guide, Audits of State and Local Governmental Units, are applicable when an auditor is engaged to examine and report on the general purpose financial statements of governmental units that include federal financial assistance funds. Areas discussed in the proposed guide include the following: 1. Legal and regulatory requirements; 2. Findings and questioned ...