Chief Treasury Secretary Paul Boateng wrote to Comptroller and Auditor General Sir John Bourn seeking to limit financial audit costs to 2005-06 levels for the next two years, and pressing the case in a letter to the Commission.
MPs approved the NAO’s 2006-07 budget but said they would require a more detailed justification of increases in 2007-08. They pointed out it was the NAO’s duty to ensure additional government spending produced tangible results.
Two new audit partners have been appointed at the firm BDO in its audit practice following continued growth and investment
Investment in people, tech and businesses impacts on EY's profit per partner figure
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned