All Updates and News Releases

Nov. 10, 2022

The PCAOB will hold an open meeting on Friday, November 18, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. to consider a proposal for a new quality control standard, along with the 2023 budget and strategic plan.

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Nov. 3, 2022

The PCAOB sanctions a firm and partner for violating PCAOB rules and quality control standards.

Oct. 27, 2022

The PCAOB announces agenda for the November 2 meeting of its Standards and Emerging Issues Advisory Group.

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Oct. 24, 2022

The PCAOB has appointed James McNamara as its first-ever Chief Operating Officer.

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Oct. 21, 2022

The PCAOB has appointed Barbara Vanich to be its Chief Auditor.

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Oct. 19, 2022

The PCAOB sanctions three firms for failing to disclose unregistered firm participation in public company audits.

Oct. 18, 2022

The PCAOB imposes the highest individual penalty ever and bars audit partner for misleading inspectors and investigators.

Oct. 13, 2022

On October 26, 2022, the PCAOB will livestream its Forum on Auditing in the Small Business Environment and on Auditing Broker-Dealers.

Broker-Dealers & Small Businesses
Oct. 12, 2022

The PCAOB updates its standard-setting and research agendas to reflect progress on a key strategic goal of modernizing standards.

Oct. 6, 2022

The PCAOB announces agenda for October 12 meeting of its Investor Advisory Group.

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Oct. 4, 2022

Following a sweep, the PCAOB sanctions four audit firms for failing to disclose who worked on audits.

Sep. 26, 2022

The PCAOB staff requests information and comment on application and use of the PCAOB’s interim attestation standards.

Sep. 22, 2022

PCAOB Chair Williams Delivers Remarks at CII Fall Conference

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Sep. 14, 2022

Mark A. Adler to serve as Acting Director of Division of Enforcement and Investigations as Patrick Bryan is set to depart.

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Sep. 13, 2022

The PCAOB sanctions firm and audit partner for noncooperation with a Board inspection.

Aug. 31, 2022

The PCAOB provides 2021 observations from the target team, a group of inspectors who focus on emerging audit risks and topics.

Aug. 29, 2022

The PCAOB sanctions audit firm and two partners for improper use and reporting of unregistered firm.

Aug. 26, 2022

PCAOB signs agreement with Chinese authorities, taking first step toward complete access for PCAOB to select, inspect and investigate in China.

Aug. 19, 2022

The PCAOB issues annual report on inspections of broker-dealer audits.

Aug. 17, 2022

The PCAOB releases 2022 audit committee resource.

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