Accounting: Tools for Business Decision Making, 5th Edition

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Chapter 7 - Fraud, Internal Control, and Cash - Questions - Page 372: 5


The SARBANES - OXLEY ACT (SOX) has increased the importance of internal control. After this Act, all publicly traded Corporations are required to maintain an adequate system of internal control.

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These controls\systems should be reliable and effective. As per this Act, an outside auditor must attest to the adequacy of the internal control.
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