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- Professional Accountants in Business
- Small and Medium Practices
Independent Standard-Setting Boards
The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board sets high-quality international standards for auditing, assurance, and quality control that strengthen public confidence in the global profession.
The International Accounting Education Standards Board establishes standards, in the area of professional accounting education, that prescribe technical competence and professional skills, values, ethics, and attitudes.
The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants sets high-quality, internationally appropriate ethics standards for professional accountants, including auditor independence requirements.
The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board develops standards, guidance, and resources for use by public sector entities around the world for preparation of general purpose financial statements.
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To help improve the management and operational efficiency of practices, especially small- and medium-sized accountancy practices (SMPs), this area is intended to help those managing practices to address opportunities and challenges; improve their competitiveness, profitability, and sustainability; enhance their expertise, competence, and efficiency; create an environment conducive to the provision of high-quality services; and showcase global best practices and latest practice management techniques. Read More
The End of Accounting as We Know It?
July 19, 2016 - ICAS
5 Questions to Ask Before Moving into Advisory Services
July 18, 2016 - Accounting Today
Five Questions to Ask Before Moving into Advisory Services
July 14, 2016 - Accounting Today
Xerocon: How to Lead Change Rather Than Manage it
July 13, 2016 - Accounting Web
The End of the Accounting Profession As We Know It?
July 13, 2016 - ICAS
How to Get Younger Staff More Involved in Business Development
July 12, 2016 - Accounting Today
Where Machines Could Replace Humans—and Where They Can't (Yet)
July 12, 2016 - McKinsey&Company
Accountants, Auditors to Get a New Ethics Rule Book
July 11, 2016 - Wall Street Journal
Automation and Your Career: McKinsey Predicts Your Destiny
July 11, 2016 - Forbes
How the Big Four Have Responded to the EU Referendum Result
July 8, 2016 - Economia
- Guide to Practice Management for Small- and Medium-Sized Practices, Third Edition
December 13, 2012 - IFAC