attest to


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Related to attest to: come off, for the most part, set out, come to terms, in line with, refer to, up to par
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Clearly, more guidance will be forthcoming as the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) moves forward with its plans to issue new standards governing the auditor's responsibility to attest to management's report on the effectiveness of internal controls.
Some attest to Gager's strong belief that classical learning is empty without a pious faith in Christ (e.
THE TREND TOWARD increasing the role of CPAs to attest to managements' representations other than in financial statements may continue.
Further, the act requires a public company's outside auditors to attest to management's assessment of those internal controls.
The SEC also requested comment on whether it would be desirable to require independent auditors to attest to these assertions, but it did not put the attest requirement in its draft rule.
Gottlieb, the company's founder, who has returned to Attest to serve as President.
CPAs already attest to assertions not included in financial statements, such as assurances to computer software developers that software will perform as advertised; assurances to advertisers that circulation data of newspapers and radio stations are reliable; and assurances to unions that productivity indicators in labor union contracts are credible.