Magazine article The CPA Journal

More on Assurance Services

Magazine article The CPA Journal

More on Assurance Services

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The AICPA Special Committee on Assurance Services under the leadership of Robert Elliott is in the throes of developing recommendations for its final report to be issued in 1996. A CPA Journal symposium on the work of the committee is scheduled for January 5, 1996. (See the first article in News & Views for details.) Florida Gulf Coast University and the Chamber of Southwest Florida are sponsoring a two-day program, Perspectives on Assurance Services Symposium, in Naples, Florida for April 18 and 19, 1996. By that time, the committee will have begun to answer some of the perplexing questions facing the profession and formulate approaches that will take the audit and other assurance services into the next century.

Just how different will the profession become? Accountants may provide assurance services ranging from customized financial statements to assistance with distinguishing among physicians for treatment. Will users approach CPAs for services unrelated to financial statements or income taxes? Chester Sadowski, vice president-controller of U. …

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