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Auditing and Assurance Services, Coursesmart eTextbook, 15th Edition

By Alvin A. Arens, Randal J. Elder, Mark S. Beasley

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Jun 10, 2013

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For the core auditing course for accounting majors.  An integrated and current approach to auditing.

Auditing and Assurance Services: An Integrated Approach presents an integrated concepts approach that shows students the auditing process from start to finish. This text prepares students for real-world audit decision making by using illustrative examples of key audit decisions, with an emphasis on audit planning, risk assessment processes and collecting and evaluating evidence in response to risks.

Table of Contents

PART I. THE AUDITING PROFESSION
1. The Demand for Audit and Other Assurance Services
2. The CPA Profession
3. Audit reports
4. Professional Ethics
5. Legal Liability

PART II. THE AUDIT PROCESS
6. Audit Responsibilities and Objectives
7. Audit Evidence
8. Audit Planning and Analytical Procedures
9. Materiality and Risk
10. Internal Control, Control Risk, and Section 404 Audits
11. Fraud Auditing
12. The Impact of Information Technology on the Audit Process
13. Overall Audit Strategy and Audit Program

PART III. APPLICATION OF THE AUDIT PROCESS TO THE SALES AND COLLECTION CYCLE
14. Audit of the Sales and Collection Cycle: Tests of Controls and Substantive Tests of Transactions
15. Audit Sampling for Tests of Controls and Substantive Tests of Transactions
16. Completing the Tests in the Sales and Collection Cycle: Accounts Receivable
17. Audit Sampling for Tests of details of Balances

PART IV. APPLICATION OF THE AUDIT PROCESS TO OTHER CYCLES

18. Audit of the Acquisition and Payment Cycle: Tests of Controls, Substantive Tests of Transactions, and Accounts Payable
19. Completing the Tests in the Acquisition and Payment Cycle: Verification of Selected Accounts
20. Audit of the Payroll and Personnel Cycle
21. Audit of the Inventory and Warehousing Cycle
22. Audit of the Capital Acquisition and Repayment
23. Audit of Cash and Financial Instruments

PART V. COMPLETING THE AUDIT

24. Completing the Audit

PART VI. OTHER ASSURANCE AND NONASSURANCE SERVICES
25. Other Assurance Services
26. Internal and Governmental Financial Auditing and Operations Auditing

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