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What type of industry research can I review to learn more about my audit client’s industry?

An auditor should use whatever information they can to understand their client’s industry. It will help them understand the current state of the industry, as well as any risks their client might face. Industry resources will also help you understand what the unique items/situations to expect. This information is helpful to pass the CPA exam but also helpful for being successful in your career!

The visual below illustrates some common resources you should reference to learn more about your audit client. Go on and be a rockstar!


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