March 3, 2017

CAQ Public Policy and Technical Alert, February 2017


Each month, the CAQ Public Policy and Technical Alert highlights and examines regulatory, standard-setting, legislative, and broader financial reporting developments impacting the public company audit profession. Please note that this alert is intended as general information and should not be relied upon as being definitive or all-inclusive. The CAQ encourages member firms to refer to the rules, standards, guidance, and other resources in their entirety.

In This Issue:

  • PCAOB issues updated staff guidance on Form AP
  • Piwowar directs SEC staff to reconsider implementation of conflict mineral, pay ratio disclosure rules
  • Trump signs repeal of SEC foreign payments disclosure rule
  • FASB releases two new ASUs
  • FRC highlights best practices for auditor tendering
  • FRC updates assessment of confidence in U.K. audits
  • CAQ issues new video vignettes for classroom use
  • Highlights of November 2016 IPTF meeting now available
  • CAQ issues new ‘Profession in Focus’ videos
  • Fornelli discusses implementing new revenue recognition standard
  • Fornelli: What to Know Regarding Fraud Investigations and the SEC
  • Upcoming Events