March 14, 2019
The PCAOB posted to its website the 2019 Staff Inspection Outlook for Audit Committees. The Board’s new strategic plan anticipated enhanced external engagement and more proactive communication with stakeholders, including audit committees, to inform them about the PCAOB’s core activities—including inspections—and to maintain an ongoing dialogue with them. 2019-Staff-Inspections-Outlook-Audit-CommitteesInspections-Outlook-for-2019
This Audit Committee Outlook provides an overview of what audit committees should expect from the PCAOB’s 2019 inspections as a supplement to the 2019 Inspections Outlook issued in December 2018.