Corporate governance reporting and auditors" responsibilities statements. by Auditing Practices Board.

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  • Corporate governance -- Great Britain.,
  • Auditing, Internal -- Great Britain.,
  • Disclosure in accounting -- Great Britain.

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SeriesBulletin -- 1998/10
The Physical Object
Number of Pages17
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Open LibraryOL17567820M
ISBN 101841400009

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Engagement with the external auditors is generally undertaken by the directors on behalf of the shareholders. Day-to-day interaction during the audit process is usually between the external auditor and.

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This report describes how the Board have applied the principles and provisions of the Code of Best Practice contained in the Combined Code on Corporate Governance issued by the. Role of External Auditors in Corporate Governance. External auditors play a key role in the corporate governance framework.

They conduct one of the most important corporate governance checks that help to monitor management’s activities. The audit of financial statement makes disclosures more reliable, thus increasing confidence in the company. External auditors promote corporate governance by making sure the subject company’s reports are accurate, true and an appropriately fair reflection of the company’s status.

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Corporate governance is based on principles such as conducting the business with all integrity and fairness, being transparent with regard to all transactions, making all the necessary disclosures and decisions, complying with all the laws of the land, accountability and responsibility towards the stakeholders and commitment to conducting business in an ethical manner.

If while preparing financial statements, the company follows a treatment that is different from that prescribed in the accounting standards, it must disclose this in the financial statements, and the management should also provide an explanation for doing so in the corporate governance report of the annual report.

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The audit committee can expect to review significant accounting and reporting issues and recent professional and regulatory pronouncements to understand the potential impact on financial statements.

An understanding of how management develops internal interim financial information is necessary to assess whether reports are complete and accurate.

Stakeholder feedback is being sought on the proposed content of the auditor's report, including clarifying the auditor's responsibility for fraud discovery, the going concern assertion, the length of the auditor's tenure, and the discussion of critical or key audit matters the auditor encountered during the audit.

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