Final Handbook material issued in June 2017
The AASB is deliberating feedback received on the Exposure Draft.
Discussion Paper issued June 2019
Discussion Paper comment deadline is August 14, 2019
The Exposure Draft is currently being developed
The IAASB approved project proposal in December 2016
Feedback considered and an AASB response letter developed on the IAASB Exposure Draft
The CPA Canada Handbook – Assurance contains all the Canadian Auditing Standards (CASs), adopted from International Standards on Auditing (ISAs) set by the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board and endorsed by the AASB. Its available in print and online.
The Board submitted four comment letters responding to the IAASB’s Exposure Drafts for “Quality Management at the Firm and Engagement Level, Including Engagement Quality Reviews,” including, proposed International Standard on Quality Management (ISQM) 1; proposed ISQM 2, and proposed ISA 220 (Revised). Read the comment letters for full details.
The Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB) is looking for individuals familiar with new information sources used in the audit evidence gathering process to be members of our Audit Evidence Advisory Group. Read more about the opportunity we have available and apply by August 31, 2019.
The AASB is investigating the challenges experienced by Canadian
practitioners when auditing LCEs. Join the AASB Discussion Group where AASB
Principal, Andrea Lee, will be sharing information, asking questions, and
moderating discussion to help us understand what you, our stakeholders, need
when performing audits of LCEs.