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Accounting Today May 12, 2022

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IPSASB plans sustainability reporting standard for public sector

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board opened a global consultation asking for input on a proposal for a sustainability reporting framework for the public sector, echoing recent moves in the private sector.

Accounting Today May 6, 2022

Accountants work on improving diversity

The accounting profession is undergoing a reexamination of its efforts to address the lack of diversity, not only in the U.S. but in other parts of the world.

Last month, the Institute of Management Accountants, the California Society of CPAs and the International Federation of Accountants...

Canadian Accountant April 30, 2022

IFAC report: Audit fees in Canada rise to seven-year high

Audit fees in Canada hit a seven-year high in 2020 despite pandemic lockdowns and business restrictions, according to ...

Accounting Today April 25, 2022

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Audit Fees Rising Faster in U.S. Than Other Countries

Audit fees in the U.S. appear to be climbing at a faster pace in recent years than in Canada and Europe, according to a new survey from the International Federation of Accountants.

Accounting Today April 11, 2022

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Tech News: IFAC Releases Audit Tool

The International Federation of Accountants has launched new resources for ISA 540 implementation.

Accounting Today April 4, 2022

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IPSASB proposes multi-employer retirement plan accounting changes

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board released for public comment an ...

Treasury Today Group March 30, 2022

Asia's accounting scandals spur audit reform

A string of high-profile corporate failures and frauds in Asia has called into question the role of the auditors and prompted calls for the profession to be reformed. This falls in line with a global trend of audit reform and a need to adapt to the changing requirements of corporates.

Accounting Today March 28, 2022

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Improving trust in tax to build a better world

Global challenges — from the pandemic to climate change — have underscored the importance of creating a more sustainable world. As governments seek to address environmental and social issues, however, they face a crisis of trust. And that lack of trust threatens the key resource at any...

The Manila Times February 2, 2022

The e-International Standards: An accountant's centralized digital library

IFAC has launched an online resource to the international standards developed by the ...

Strategic Finance, Shweta Tewari February 1, 2022

IFAC Releases Vision for Sustainability Assurance

The International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) published in December 2021 its vision for high-quality assurance of sustainability information.



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