What factors should an audit firm consider when developing quality controls?
The AICPA requires every audit and accounting firm to develop their own set of quality controls to ensure that the firm sustains compliance with professional standards as well as regulatory requirements. The AICPA only provides guidance on how a firm can develop their own set of quality controls.
Some factors that may impact how robust a firms quality control procedures need to be include:
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