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Learn about the conclusions and final positions of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) and the Canadian Public Accountability Board (CPAB) on their collaborative and comprehensive Enhancing Audit Quality (EAQ) initiative.
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In response to the fallout of the financial crisis, CPA Canada and CPAB collaborated on the comprehensive EAQ initiative to gain stakeholder input on emerging issues with respect to enhancing audit quality globally, and the impact on Canada.
Three working groups conducted extensive consultation with diverse groups of stakeholders and developed consultation papers.
The EAQ Steering Group synthesized the analyses and conclusions from the three groups’ discussion papers and conclusions, and arrived at final positions on these areas of focus:
Enhancing Audit Quality: Canadian Perspectives, Conclusions and Recommendations, the final report of the EAQ initiative, focuses on the contentious issues that achieved little global consensus and provides the reasoning behind how conclusions were reached. The report also summarizes many other conclusions that were not disputed.
September 23, 2019
Canada’s dynamic, must-attend CPA event of the year is heading to Montréal with the theme of innovation for sustainability.
October 28, 2019
If you’re a senior financial professional in the public sector or work for a not-for-profit that follows PSAB standards, this annual event in the nation’s capital is the place to be.
November 7, 2019
Join CPA Canada’s Financial Literacy Program in Ottawa, our nation’s capital, as we look at the trends changing the economic landscape and how they will affect how Canadians manage their money.