Toolkit produced for Audit Committees of government entities.A new toolkit has been developed for use by audit committees at all levels of government to help them discharge their responsibilities appropriately and effectively. The Audit Committee Toolkit. Government Organizations is available for free download To receive a file transmitted over a network. In any communications session, "download" means receive, and "upload" means send. The download/upload often implies a big/little scenario, in which data is being downloaded from the "big" server into the "little" user's computer. from the AICPA AICPA
See American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Audit Committee Effectiveness Center, www.aicpa.org/ Audcommetr/toolkitsgovt/homepage.htm.
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The Audit Committee Toolkit: Government Organizations is the third in a series issued by the AICPA in response to heightened focus on audit committees in all environments. The first covered audit committees of corporations. The second, released in June, is for not-for-profit organizations. All three are available as free downloads; the corporate toolkit currently is also available in print. The not-for-profit and government toolkits will be published in print format this fall.
In addition to the Toolkits, the Audit Committee Effectiveness Center includes an Audit Committee Matching System, an online tool which organizations can use to search a database of over 2,000 CPA audit committee candidates.
To find further resources for audit committees, visit: www.aicpa.org/audcommctr/homepage.htm