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Featured Insights

Audit & Risk
August 14, 2018
The FASB issued ASU 2018-11 to reduce costs for entities in adopting the new leases standard and...
Audit & Risk
August 14, 2018
The FASB issued ASU 2018-10 which affects narrow aspects of the guidance in ASU 2016-02, Leases...
Data Analytics & Cyber Security
July 30, 2018
The BDO Q2 2018 Cyber Threat Insights Report provides a summary of trends, with a focus on the...
Audit & Risk
July 30, 2018
Issued on a quarterly basis, the Significant Accounting and Reporting Matters Guide provides a...
Audit & Risk
July 26, 2018
A new publication issued by the Center for Audit Quality aims to assist users of financial...
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Events, Webinars & Social

July 25, 2018
In the third part of this five-part series, we’ll outline compliance requirements for capitation...
June 28, 2018
Please join BDO USA, LLP for another session of the 2018 BDO KNOWLEDGE Nonprofit and Education...
May 16, 2018
Join the Global Expatriate Services practice to discuss the major impacts of U.S. tax reform on...
May 30, 2018
Presented as part of the BDO KNOWLEDGE Webinar Series, this program will provide a technical and...
July 13, 2018
Presented as part of the BDO KNOWLEDGE Webinar Series program, the "Quarterly Technical Update...


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The new PCOAB auditor reporting standard is the first significant change to the auditor’s Pass/Fail model in the U.S. in over 70 years. Phase-in of enhanced disclosures effective for audits for fiscal years ending on or after December 15, 2017 include report format, auditor tenure, and independence followed by communication of critical audit matters for audits of large accelerated filers in 2019, and for audits of all other companies in 2020.


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Michael Stevenson National Assurance Partner 214-665-0707
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Paul Heiselmann National Managing Partner-Specialized Tax Services 312-233-1876
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Tom Ziemba Global Employer Services Managing Director 312-233-1888
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Glenn Pomerantz BDO Consulting Partner, Global Forensics Practice 212-885-8379
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Stephanie Giammarco Technology & Business Transformation Services Partner - National Leader 212-885-7439
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Laurie De Armond Partner and National Co-leader 703-336-1453
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Wendy Hambleton Assurance Partner 312-616-4657
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Stephen Ferrara Chief Operating Officer 312-616-4683
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September 25, 2018
What key challenges do companies face in this migration and how can we help them address these challenges? Please join us for the fourth webinar in our 2018 Internal Audit Webinar Series.
November 27, 2018
In today’s world, creating efficiencies through internal audit transformation is crucial. Through the right mix of audit, consulting and interaction with key stakeholders, internal audit teams can add great value to their organizations. Please join us for the final webinar in our 2018 Internal Audit Webinar Series.