The PCAOB Is at Your Service During the Shutdown

The PCAOB is not affected by the government shutdown. Inspections and other activities will remain on schedule. — PCAOB_News (@PCAOB_News) October 1, 2013 For those wanting a little more clarification, the PCAOB is NOT part of the federal budget. Per the Board's website:  The PCAOB is funded primarily by assessments collected from public companies and […]

KPMG Auditors with Federal Clients Affected By Shutdown Urged to Keep Busy, Take a Little Vacay (But Only as a Last Resort)

As you all know, our government is kaput for the foreseeable future and since all of the Big 4 and many other DC-area firms serve the federal government, it stands to reason that a few of you might not have a lot to do today.    Last night, we were forwarded the text of an […]