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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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The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board® (IPSASB®) develops International Public Sector Accounting StandardsTM (IPSASsTM), accrual-based standards used for the preparation of general purpose financial statements by governments and other public sector entities around the world. Through these standards, the IPSASB aims to enhance the quality, consistency, and transparency of public sector financial reporting worldwide. The IPSASB also issues guidance and facilitates the exchange of information among accountants and others who work in the public sector and promotes the acceptance of and international convergence to IPSASs. The IPSASB’s "A Closer Look at:" series explores individual governments and the challenges and benefits each has faced in adopting accrual accounting and IPSASs.
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Webinar Discusses Social Benefits Consultation Paper
Join IPSASB Technical Manager Paul Mason on Monday, September 21, at 10 a.m. EDT as he leads a discussion on some of the key issues raised in the IPSASB’s recent Consultation Paper, Recognition and Measure of Social Benefits.
The IPSASB is seeking feedback to guide it in further developing the principles of recognition and measurement for social benefits.
Register now to attend this informative session.
New Issue of EY's 'IPSAS Outlook'
The latest edition of IPSAS Outlook discusses the IPSASB's future strategy and work plan and other recent IPSASB developments and publications.
IPSAS Outlook provides insights into recent IPSAS developments and emerging issues as well as updates on IPSAS projects from around the world.