CPAB Responses to Proposals
​​As developments in auditing become increasingly global in nature, we advocate on the issues of greatest relevance to Canada.​

Our Standards group monitors domestic and international developments in auditing, accounting, audit regulation and securities regulation. We issue comments on proposed changes when we believe further consideration is warranted. 

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CPAB comments on IAASB ITC

​CPAB’s response to the IAASB’s Invitation to Comment on group audits, professional skepticism and quality control.

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Posted: 16/06/2016

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CPAB’s Response to the proposed framework for developing Canadian Independence Standards

CPAB’s response to the consultation paper “A framework for the Canadian Independence Standards” issued by the Independence Task Force.​

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Posted: 25/02/2016

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Supplemental CPAB Response on Auditor Reporting

​CPAB’s supplemental response to the Invitation to Comment on the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB)’s “Implementation considerations for New Auditor Reporting Standards”.

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Posted: 24/02/2016

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CPAB’s Response to the Exposure Draft on The Auditor’s Responsibility Relating to Other Information

​CPAB’s response to the Exposure Draft on the “The Auditor’s Responsibility Relating to Other Information: Canadian Amendments”.

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Posted: 24/02/2016

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CPAB’s Response to the Canadian AASB’s Invitation to Comment on Auditor Reporting
CPAB’s response to the Invitation to Comment on the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB)’s “Implementation considerations for New Auditor Reporting Standards”.
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Posted: 22/02/2016

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CPAB’s Response to the Canadian AASB’s Draft Strategic Plan for 2016-2021

​CPAB’s response to the Invitation to Comment on the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB)’s “Draft Strategic Plan for 2016-2021”.

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Posted: 18/02/2016

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CPAB’s Response to the IAASB’s Proposed Strategy for 2015-2019

​CPAB’s Response to the IAASB’s Proposed Strategy for 2015-2019 and the IAASB’s Proposed Work Program for 2015-2016.

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Posted: 27/06/2014

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CPAB’s Response to the IAASB’s Exposure Draft, Reporting on Audited Financial Statements: Proposed New and Revised International Standards on Auditing
CPAB’s Response to the IAASB’s Exposure Draft, Reporting on Audited Financial Statements: Proposed New and Revised International Standards on Auditing
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Posted: 16/12/2013

PUBLICATION
Comments on Framework for Audit Quality
CPAB’s view is that the IAASB’s draft “Framework for Audit Quality” is an important project to advance the discussion on audit quality. We believe additional work is required to support the use of the Framework in practice.
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Posted: 07/06/2013

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Comments on Proposed Revisions to Independence Standards
CPAB believes more consultation is required with smaller reporting issuers and audit firms to fully understand the implications of the proposed revisions to independence standards for smaller reporting issuers with market capitalization and total assets under $10 million.
Posted: 03/06/2013

PUBLICATION
Comment on provisional decision on remedies - statutory audit services market investigation
Comment on provisional decision on remedies - statutory audit services market investigation
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Posted: 18/03/2013

PUBLICATION
CPAB’s response to the Consultation Paper on Emerging Market Issuers issued by the Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange
CPAB’s response to the Consultation Paper on Emerging Market Issuers issued by the Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange
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Posted: 28/02/2013

PUBLICATION
CPAB response to Monitoring Group Governance Review
CPAB response to Monitoring Group Governance Review
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Posted: 06/07/2012

PUBLICATION
CPAB Response to the IESBA’s Exposure Draft on Proposed Changes to the Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants Addressing Conflicts of Interest
Proposed Changes to the Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants Addressing Conflicts of Interest
Posted: 30/03/2012

PUBLICATION
CPAB response to PCAOB Proposed Standard on Communications with Audit Committees
CPAB response to PCAOB Proposed Standard on Communications with Audit Committees
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Posted: 05/03/2012

NEWS
CPAB Comments on International Ethics Standards Boards for Accountants Proposed Changes to the Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants
CPAB Comments on International Ethics Standards Boards for Accountants Proposed Changes to the Code of Ethics for Professional Accountants
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Posted: 23/01/2012

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CPAB Comments on International Accounting Standards Board Agenda Consultation 2011
CPAB Comments on International Accounting Standards Board Agenda Consultation 2011
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Posted: 30/11/2011

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CPAB’s response to the PCAOB’s Concept Release on Possible Revisions to PCAOB Standards Related to Reports on Audited Financial Statements and Related Amendments to PCAOB Standards, PCAOB Rulemaking Docket Matter No. 34
CPAB’s response to the PCAOB’s Concept Release on Possible Revisions to PCAOB Standards Related to Reports on Audited Financial Statements and Related Amendments to PCAOB Standards, PCAOB Rulemaking Docket Matter No. 34
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Posted: 06/10/2011
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