Week 1 DB1 Corporate Malfeasance

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Additionally, measures are being taken to decrease the costs of SOX, such as proposed Auditing Standard No. 5 by the PCAOB. The external audit function is performed by external auditors in expressing an opinion that financial statements truly and fairly represent, in all material respects, the company’s financial position and the results of operations in conformity with GAAP. External auditors lend credibility to the company’s financial reports and thus add value to its corporate governance through their integrated audit of both internal control over financial reporting and financial statements. Both parties provide assurance and both may aid in the audit of financial statements. However, external auditors are independent and work to provide assurance to shareholders and investors. Analyze how the SOX framework can prevent business model fraud in financial accounting and managerial accounting. Contrast the differences in the framework for financial accounting and managerial accounting. The SOX framework was established to prevent business model fraud in financial accounting and managerial accounting. Due to this framework, businesses have to prepare and propose policies that might help to prevent corporate ethics lapses that might occur in the future. Audits can also be performed to assure and assess the
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