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Accounting Today January 31, 2022

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International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board releases leases standard

The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board has issued its own leasing standard for the public sector.

Compliance Week January 27, 2022

Q&A: IAASB head on audit's role in combating fraud, ESG, new technologies, more

Compliance Week caught up with Tom Seidenstein, chair of the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (IAASB), to talk about the independent organization’s current and future efforts to improve audit quality, the biggest challenges to audit confidence today, and what emerging issues...

Actualícese January 26, 2022

Contribution of the public accountant in government entities

Aporte del contador público en las entidades gubernamentales

CPA and CPA companies have an important role to play in supporting public finance management (GFP) and the public sector.

Accounting and Business Magazine - ACCA Global December 31, 2021

Pushing for smarter auditing

The IAASB’s work continues apace despite the pandemic, with chair Tom Seidenstein now focused firmly on the future.

Accounting Today September 8, 2021

IFAC: Accountants should act now on climate reporting

The International Federation of Accountants is calling on accountants around the world to take a more active role in climate-related reporting. In “...

Accounting Today August 23, 2021

Top lessons for small practices podcast

Small and midsized accountants were crucial to their clients around the world over the past year, say IFAC experts Chris Arnold and...

ICMA Pakistan Management Accountant Journal July 19, 2021

Exclusive Interview with Helen Partridge, Director, Accountancy Education

Accounting Professionals Development & Training

In this exclusive interview for ICMA Pakistan Management Accountant Journal, IFAC's Director of Accountancy Education, Helen Partridge, explains IFAC's approach to assisting the global accounting profession through education.

CIPFA Speaks! July 2, 2021

Accountability Index and levelling up

In this week's episode, we're joined by Ian Carruthers to discuss the latest CIPFA/IFAC Accountability Index, as well as Jeffrey Matsu (CIPFA, Chief Economist) and Ben Franklin (Centre for Progressive Policy, Head of Research...

CPA Practice Advisor June 29, 2021

Study Shows Lack of Standardization in Sustainability Reporting and Assurance

Global practices for sustainability reporting and assurance over that information—including the prevalence of assurance, level of assurance, and standard and practitioner used—varies widely by jurisdiction, ...

Biznes June 29, 2021

Lack of standardisation in the verification of sustainability information

Brak Standaryzacji w Weryfikacji Informacji Dotyczących Zrównoważonego Rozwoju

Global practices for sustainability reporting and disclosure certification – including the prevalence and level of attestation and the standards and type of verifier – vary significantly from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, argues a new report by the International Federation of Accountants (...



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