Canadian Controls – What is Disclosed and What is Not?

Let’s pretend for a second that Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 (SOX) does not exist; auditing requirements for controls are absent and legislation surrounding disclosures is significantly reduced. Would companies voluntarily report controls information? If so, how detailed would that information … Continue reading

Risk of Internal Controls Failures

Companies are required to maintain and assess the effectiveness of Internal Controls over Financial Reporting (ICFR). Accelerated Filers are required to provide an audit report on the effectiveness of ICFR. For Non-Accelerated Filers, only a management assessment is required. The … Continue reading