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Assurance Service

Any service that improves the amount and/or quality of information available. A major example of an assurance service is an audit, which is intended to improve the accuracy of the information in a financial statement. Assurance services are supposed to reduce information risk.
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To ensure a smooth transition to the revised standards, ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System and ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System, SGS is offering assurance services.
The world's ten leading assurance services providers have unanimously approved of the International Standards Organisation's (ISO) revision to the popular ISO 9001 management system.
Maveric Systems is a leading provider of assurance services across the technology adoption lifecycle.
Hansen has been with Moss Adams for the past seven years and specializes in business assurance services to companies in the manufacturing, forest products and food and agriculture industries.
The following managers have been promoted to senior manager: Paul Combes, Assurance Services, and Dmitriy Gelfand, Assurance Services.
Bill Henry has joined PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as a partner and head of the risk assurance services practice in the North-East and Yorkshire.
He served on the board of directors' Audit Committee and was chairman of both the Board of Examiners, which oversees the preparation, administration and grading of the Uniform CPA Examination, and the Assurance Services Executive Committee.
Art Drake, Upstream's Director of Business Assurance Services, says that customers can choose from a variety of options, from doing a baseline report to regular monitoring to detect changes.
Despite the increase in assurance services during recent years, there is no standardized guideline that assists practitioners in reporting the results of their assurance engagements.
Mitchell Freedman, PFP/PFS, president of Sherman Oaks-based MFAC Financial Advisors, Inc,, has been a AICPA/CICA ElderCare Assurance Services Task Force member since its inception.
Accounting and assurance services traditionally have carried litigation risk for CPAs.
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