PCAOB Adopts Requirements Related to the Lead Auditor’s Use of Other Auditors
June 23, 2022
The PCAOB has issued Release No. 2022-002, Planning and Supervision of Audits Involving Other Auditors and Dividing Responsibility for the Audit With Another Accounting Firm. The amendments in the release are intended to “strengthen the requirements and responsibilities that apply to auditors who plan and perform audits that involve other accounting firms and individual accountants.”
For more information, see the press release as well as statements by PCAOB Chair Erica Y. Williams and board members Duane M. DesParte, Christina Ho, Kara M. Stein, and Anthony C. Thompson on the PCAOB’s Web site.