Thomson Reuters Offers Practice Aids for Benefit Plan Audits

Thomson Reuters has released PPC’s Practice Aids for Audits of Form 11-K Benefit Plans to guide professionals auditing defined contribution plans that are required to file Form 11-K with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Staggered Board Elections Hurt Audit Committees

Staggered terms of board directors at public companies have fallen out of favor in recent years, in part because they give shareholders less influence over management, and new research suggests a staggered board structure could also hurt the effectiveness of audit committees.

CAQ Funds More Academic Research on Auditing

The Center for Audit Quality is providing support for more independent auditing-related research by picking two new academic research proposals for funding.

Thomson Reuters Enhances Single Audit Software

Thomson Reuters has released a new edition of PPC’s SMART Practice Aids – Single Audit Suite to automate the single audit process.