Exposure Draft for Proposed SSAE on Internal Controls Issued
An exposure draft on proposed Statement on Standards for Attestation Agreements (SSAE), Reporting on an Examination of Controls at a Service Organization Relevant to User Entities’ Internal Control Over Financial Reporting: Clarification and Recodification has been issued by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ (“AICPA”) Auditing Standards Board (“the Board”). Issued as part of the Board’s clarity drafting project, the proposed SSAE will replace AT section 801, Reporting on Controls at a Service Organization, and relate to a service auditor’s examination engagements when reporting on controls at organizations that offer services to user entities when such controls could apply. Read More.
Topics: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants "AICPA", Audit, Auditing Standards Board "ASB", Clarification, Controls, Exposure Draft, financial reporting, Recodification, Statement on Standards for Attestation Agreements "SSAE"