Auditing of Compliance with Financial Reporting Frameworks – The Presentation Assertion

2021-02-22T13:59:41+02:00

Auditing of Compliance with Financial Reporting Frameworks – the Presentation Assertion Audit regulators are reporting that financial statement disclosure deficiencies have increased substantially over the past few years. It is crucial for auditors to realise that they need to have a sound understanding of the financial reporting framework applied by the entity and perform thorough audit procedures to determine whether the financial reporting framework has been correctly applied. This does not merely require the completion of a disclosure checklist, but also the verification of recognition and measurement, in terms of the financial reporting framework and reporting responsibilities placed [...]

Auditing of Compliance with Financial Reporting Frameworks – The Presentation Assertion2021-02-22T13:59:41+02:00

Transactions that are not at arm’s length

2021-09-19T17:36:53+02:00

Transactions that are not at arm’s length Due to the prevalence of fraud over the past few years, the IRBA issued a staff audit practice alert in June 2020 to provide auditors with guidance and considerations, with respect to transactions that are not at arm’s length, and the possible audit responses to the resulting audit risks. This article provides a summary of the key aspects addressed in the IRBA staff audit practice alert and encapsulates the message in simpler terms. Please remember to also [...]

Transactions that are not at arm’s length2021-09-19T17:36:53+02:00

Fraud – IRBA Staff Audit Practice Alert 4

2021-02-26T10:50:33+02:00

Fraud - IRBA Staff Audit Practice Alert 4 The IRBA issued a staff audit practice alert in June 2020 to provide auditors with implementation guidance in responding to the risks of material misstatements due to fraud and/or non-compliance with laws and regulations. As is normally the case, this publication is quite lengthy and written in a format which makes it difficult for a practitioner to read and analyse in one sitting.This is a shorter interpretation of the alert to reduce the volume thereof and to highlight [...]

Fraud – IRBA Staff Audit Practice Alert 42021-02-26T10:50:33+02:00

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