SEC to Vote on Auditor Independence Rules
Determined not to delay enactment of auditor independence guidelines, despite pleas from members of the profession and members of Congress, SEC Chairman Arthur Levitt is moving forward with his regulatory attempts.
The proposed rule amendments are intended to modernize the Commission’s regulations regarding:
In addition, the rules would require auditors to provide information in their annual proxy statements regarding the amount of non-audit services provided.
The open meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m., November 15, in room 6600 of the SEC Headquarters, 450 Fifth Street, Washington, D.C.
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