Generally Accepted Auditing Standards Paper

Aug 9th, 2015
Price: $15 USD

Question description

Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper in which you explain the nature and functions of auditing. Relate your explanation to the audit functions in your organization, or an organization with which you are familiar. In your paper, be sure to address the following:

  • Describe the elements of the Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS).
  • Describe how these standards apply to financial, operational, and compliance audits.
  • Explain the effect that the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), will have on audits of publicly traded companies.
  • Discuss the additional requirements that are placed on auditors from this Act, and the actions of the PCAOB.

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) Daniel C.
School: UIUC

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from our student for this Answer

Aug 21st, 2015
"Excellent job"
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1831 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors