[The following paragraph is effective for audits of fiscal years ending on or after December 15, 2024. See PCAOB Release No. 2022-002. The note effective for fiscal years ending on and after December 15, 2024, can be found here .]
.103 Attest documentation should be sufficient to (a) enable members of the engagement teamfn 22A with supervision and review responsibilities to understand the nature, timing, extent, and results of attest procedures performed, and the information obtainedfn 23 and (b) indicate the engagement team member(s) who performed and reviewed the work. [Paragraph added, effective for attest engagements when the subject matter or assertion is as of or for a period ending on or after December 15, 2002, by Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements No. 11.]
fn 22AThe term “engagement team,” as used in this standard for attest engagements, has a meaning analogous to the term’s definition in Appendix A of AS 2101, Audit Planning, for audit engagements.
fn 23A firm of practitioners has a responsibility to adopt a system of quality control policies and procedures to provide the firm with reasonable assurance that its personnel comply with applicable professional standards, including attestation standards, and the firm's standards of quality in conducting individual attest engagements. Review of attest documentation and discussions with engagement team members are among the procedures a firm performs when monitoring compliance with the quality control policies and procedures that it has established. (Also, see paragraphs .17 and .18.) [Footnote added, effective for attest engagements when the subject matter or assertion is as of or for a period ending on or after December 15, 2002, by Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements No. 11.]