TPA developed on supplementary information that accompanies interim financial information

Developed by the AICPA Accounting and Auditing Technical Hotline, Technical Question and Answer (TPA) 9170.02 has been issued to provide nonauthoritative guidance regarding whether  the auditor, when performing an interim review in accordance with AU section 722, Interim Financial Information (AICPA, Professional Standards), is required to report on supplementary information when a client presents supplementary information along with interim financial statements. The TPA also includes an example of a report based on the limited procedures applied in the review.


News quiz: College debt, stolen identities, and retirement planning

See how much you know about these developments and others in the Journal of Accountancy news quiz.


Preventing and detecting fraud at not-for-profits

Organizations in all industries must deal with the potential for fraud to occur, and design controls to prevent and detect it. Environment, policies, and controls can help organizations steer clear of problems.


The dangers of dabbling

To meet evolving marketplace needs, CPAs often look to diversify their service offerings. Firms can mitigate the risk of experiencing competency-related professional liability claims by implementing these basic steps.