Deana Chamberlain Case 1 ACC 416 Seminar Two Case 3.1 1. What alternatives are available to Brent in regards to the audit of payables? What are the pros and cons of each alternative? Brent and Han could pull twenty invoices rather than thirty invoices and go against the audit plan. Since the account payables haven’t shown any problems in the last few years, chances are there won’t be any problems this year. Doing this they could save at least a third of the time and possibly
Case 3.1 A Day in the Life of Brent Dorsey 1. What alternatives are available to Brent in regards to the audit of payables? What are the pros and cons of each alternative? * Skip audit steps Pro: Skipping audit steps will allow Brent to complete the work in less time, allowing him to come in under budget Con: Skipping audit steps can lead to inaccurate audit decisions. Misstatements could go unnoticed leading to an inaccurate audit opinion. This alternative also raises a serious ethical
Case 3.1 – A Day in the Life of Brent Dorsey, Staff Auditor Professional Pressures 1. What alternatives are available to Brent in regards to the audit of payables? What are the pros and cons of each alternative? - Brent could refuse to work the extra hours – Pros: Brent will improve his strained relationship with his wife and remain morally correct by not reporting dishonest working hours on the engagement. Cons: Brent could cause the engagement to come in over budget, which will make John
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