having your accounts audited doesn’t prove they’re correct — so why do we keep thinking it does?

  • “Our objectives are to obtain reasonable assurance about whether the financial statements as a whole are free from material misstatement… Reasonable assurance…is not a guarantee that an audit…will always detect a material misstatement when it exists.”
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