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Survey of Accounting (Accounting I)

8th Edition
Carl Warren
ISBN: 9781305961883

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Survey of Accounting (Accounting I)

8th Edition
Carl Warren
ISBN: 9781305961883
Textbook Problem

Describe two reports provided by independent auditors in the annual report to shareholders.

To determine

Annual Report:

All the public limited companies have to prepare annual report yearly. Following are the information available in Annual report:

  • Company's financial status
  • Risk of the company and its competitors
  • Summary of the company's growth policies its brands

Thus annual report provides complete information about the financial position of the company which is helpful in better decision making by investors

To describe:

The reports provided by independent auditors in the annual report.

Explanation

Following are the two reports provided by independent auditors in the annual report to the share holders

Report on adequacy of internal control:

Sarbanes-Oxley Act 2002 provides a report stating the responsibility of management for establishing internal control. The auditor should verify management's conclusions regarding the internal control...

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