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GUEST BLOG: R.I.P. PCAOB Audits:

R.I.P. PCAOB Auditsby Stephen Kohn, Stephen A. Kohn & Associates, Ltd.As a small firm owner, I have found that over the past several years rising costs and fees have reduced our margins, making it increasingly difficult to make a living. … Continue reading

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PCAOB technology officer discusses cybersecurity at Standing Advisory Group meeting

By John Filar Atwood Companies face hundreds, if not thousands of attempts to break into their systems on a daily basis, according to Bill Powers, deputy director for technology at the PCAOB. Cybersecurity is an important issue for the Board, … Continue reading

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The Importance of Free Enterprise Fund v. PCAOB – Law & Liberty

Announced eight years ago, the Supreme Court’s decision in Free Enterprise Fund was an extremely important opinion for originalism and for the stricter separation of powers approach (which is sometimes known as formalism). While the decision is too complicated to … Continue reading

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A First: PCAOB Releases a Part II Report for a Big 4 Auditor

A First: PCAOB Releases a Part II Report for a Big 4 Auditor Here's news from Lynn Turner: Yesterday, the PCAOB issued its first ever Part II of an inspection report on a Big 4 audit firm to the public … Continue reading

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PCAOB Member Goelzer Details International Outreach at Global Forum

At a recent NASBA international forum, PCAOB Member Dan Goelzer said that a goal of the Board is to enhance international cooperation and audit oversight and thereby strengthen PCAOB oversight of non-U.S. auditors and audit work. Noting that there are … Continue reading

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