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Synonyms for audit

an inspection of the accounting procedures and records by a trained accountant or CPA

a methodical examination or review of a condition or situation

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examine carefully for accuracy with the intent of verification

attend academic courses without getting credit

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For us, the chief benefit was confirmation of our compliance with government auditing standards.
Subject to SEC actions, it registers public accounting firms that prepare audit reports for issuers; establishes and/or adopts, by rule, auditing, quality control, ethics, independence and other standards related to the preparation of audit reports for issuers.
standards on ethics, auditing, quality assurance, and auditor independence may hinder the EU audit firms from fulfilling EU requirements which are or will be based on internationally accepted standards.
When the group started, only a few of these agents (and their managers) had experience with auditing tax-exempt bonds through the EO program.
Auditing as a profession arose out of the need for accountability in what can be best described as a "three-party accountability relationship.
Developing and maintaining positive changes in law enforcement departments that eliminate gaps in performance and enhance interface with technology and the community are stressed in Police Auditing.
On the left, the Progressive Policy Foundation has suggested that auditing makes "eminent sense" and that state laws should be treated as a "demonstration project" to find out which enforcement strategies work and which don't.
The recommendations addressed to the ASB in part represented a call for auditing standards that provide "more specific and definitive guidance containing imperatives," such as SAS No.
The first new edition since the guide was originally released in 2001, the Auditing Derivative Instruments, Hedging Activities, and Investments" in Securities guide has been upgraded to reflect all the latest accounting literature issued since FASB Statement No.
The process of conducting annual financial audits is reviewed by a public accounting firm to confirm that the methods and techniques being employed are effective and that the program follows generally accepted auditing standards applicable to the audit of Federal Reserve Banks.
Consultants also are experienced in this area and can probably offer the most up-to-date auditing methodology.
SoftTree's Database Auditing API Provides Software Vendors and In-House Developers with a Comprehensive Solution to Monitor, Audit and Report Access and Changes to Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase and DB2 Database-Driven Applications
As a concept, continuous auditing has been explored in internal audit circles since the 1970s.
102, Defining Professional Requirements in Statements on Auditing Standards, are used in SAS no.
The board will continue its leadership role in the development of auditing guidance, such as its risk assessment standards, while working more closely than ever with regulators and external stakeholders.