As part of the engagement & client acceptance process, what can an audit firm to do enforce quality control?
It is very important for the engagement partner to have a good understanding of the risks associated with a new or prospective client, and whether that risks aligns with the risk profile the audit firm is willing to accept.
Some considerations around this process include:
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