Business / Finance / Audit: An examination of a company's accounting records and books conducted by an outside professional in order to determine whether the company is maintaining records according to generally accepted accounting principles. See: aAcountant's opinion.

External Audits

Business / Accounting / External Audits: Audits conducted by CPAs who are independent of the client company. MORE

Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Life Style / Adoption / Central Auditory Processing Disorder: A condition in which an individual has difficulty comprehending and integrating information that is heard, although hearing is normal. Central auditory processing disorder occurs when the ear and the MORE

Auditors Report

Business / Finance / Auditors Report: A section of an annual report that includes the auditor's opinion about the veracity of the financial statements. MORE

Desk Audit

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Desk Audit: A review of a contractor's documents and materials to determine compliance with affirmative action practices and equal employment obligations as they relate to workforce structure, personnel policies MORE

Audit Committee

Business / Accounting / Audit Committee: Members of a client's board of directors who are responsible for dealing with the external and internal auditors. MORE

External Auditors

Business / Accounting / External Auditors: Independent CPAs who are retained by organizations to perform audits of financial statements. MORE