What is GAGAS?
GAGAS is an acronym for “Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards. GAGAS provides the audit standards that should be followed for governmental audits. GAGAS is regulated by the Government Accountability Office (GAO).
GAGAS is also commonly referred to as the “Yellow Book”.
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