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1. To certify or to state under oath.

2. See: Testament.


To witness by observation and signature,as one who attests that another has signed a real estate contract.Contrast with acknowledgment,in which the signer states he or she signed the document voluntarily,and then a notary public or other such individual affixes his or her signature and seal as evidence of hearing the acknowledgment and witnessing the signing.

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Some analyses of attestation data conclude that only a third of EHs demonstrated MU in 2014, but the number is much higher when we account for the fact that MU requires a step-wise journey through each stage.
STAR Attestation provides a framework for Certified Public Accountants to express an opinion of key factors relating to CSPs' service descriptions, as well as suitability and effectiveness of systems controls.
The electronic attestation of academic certificates will make the whole process more convenient for schools, parents and students.
that the Attestation Clause "legally engrafts the Declaration of
He said the JCCI had presented a study on providing electronic attestation services a long time ago.
4) The senior corporate officer attestation proposal was put forward by the ABA Tax Section and embraced by the Joint Committee on Taxation in its Study of Present-Law Penalty and Interest Provisions as Required by Section 3801 of the Internal Revenue Restructuring Act of 1998 (Including Provisions Relating to Corporate Tax Shelters), JCS-3-99 (July 22, 1999).
Also, the regulatory agencies may be able to zero in on potential problems more quickly with the aid of attestations.
In completing the attestation, Ribose received the first SOC 2 Type II report in Hong Kong; and became the first organization to receive SOC 2 / SOC 3 reports complying to both AICPA TSP 100 and CSA's CCM.
Abu Dhabi: The Indian Embassy's consular attestation services in the capital have been moved to the IVS Global Services Centre located on Muroor Road.
Indeed, some proponents of legislation have characterized such an attestation requirement as essential to any successful effort to curb abusive tax shelters.
Overcomes Major Industry Hurdles by Allowing Eligible Hospitals to Gain MU 2 Attestation Even if Affiliates Not Equipped with Direct Secure Messaging; Includes "Universal" Viewer to Easily Read Continuity of Care Documents
There is no change in any of the procedures or documentation for attestations.