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The proposed statement concerns the content and wording of the standard report on audited financial statements and it would make seven changes in the current form of the report. These changes are intended to give a clearer indication of the character of the audit and the degree of responsibility the auditor is taking by having the report state certain concepts that currently exist in authoritative accounting and auditing literature but are only implied in the current form of the report.
Auditing -- Standards -- United States; Auditor's reports -- Standards -- United States
Accounting | Taxation
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Auditing Standards Board, "Proposed statement on auditing standards : The auditor's standard report ;Auditor's standard report; Exposure draft (American Institute of Certified Public Accountants), 1980, Sept. 10" (1980). Statements of Position. 424.