Accounting Control

Accounting Control

Quality control for a company's accounting practices. That is, accounting control is the series of processes a company undertakes to ensure accuracy in its financial reporting.
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Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to settle issues related to compliance with the books and records and internal accounting control provisions of the U.
The report went on to say that "the Auditing Standards Board should revise the auditor's standard report to describe the extent to which the independent public accountant has reviewed and evaluated the system of internal accounting control.
To take one example, some participants initially wanted internal control defined narrowly, much the way internal accounting control has been defined in certain auditing literature.
A year later, the American Institute of CPAs special advisory committee on internal accounting control embraced the concept and the SEC made its first proposal requiring management reports.
Street Resource Group's Warehouse Loan System (WLS) provides online, real-time connectivity between the mortgage warehouse and originators with complete loan-level accounting control, collateral tracking, risk management, document imaging and reporting features.
However, management has shown a strong commitment to addressing accounting control and systems deficiencies, and Fitch is comfortable that those remaining items will be remedied in due course.
The Fast Track Award program is designed to recognize RMI's RailConnect and ShipperConnect "power users," those that maximize the value of RMI's services by implementing procedures that result in more comprehensive automation of manual processes, improved information capture and reporting, greater accounting control, enhanced asset management or more efficient processes in any capacity.
A new password-protected close date feature that allows accountants to improve accounting control over changes to prior periods; and
Greenwell's responsibilities include all internal and external financial reporting, budgeting, analysis and internal accounting controls.
Additionally, a visit back to basic internal accounting controls is always time well spent.
In addition, companies should establish and maintain internal accounting controls.
And the reasons have little to do with accounting controls.

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