TITLE

Widespread Problems with Audit Quality Require Significant Reform

AUTHOR(S)
Kutz, Gregory D.
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;9/23/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) which found widespread audit problems at Defense Contract Audit Agency (DCAA) offices, requiring significant reform. The study was made after GAO received a request to assess DCAA's management environment and audit quality assurance structure. GAO offers recommendations to the Department of Defense (DOD) and the DOD Inspector General on how to improve DCAA's management environment, audit quality and oversight.
ACCESSION #
44537410

 

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