Audit & Assurance


Turn your audit or review engagement into a springboard for impactful change.

Turn your audit or review engagement into a springboard for impactful change.

Many businesses consider their audit or review engagement to be a nuisance, a "necessary evil," only obtained because someone requires it. And for many of them, their feelings have been justified through bad experiences. But when you work with a firm that sees these engagements as an opportunity to further understand your business, you can see the additional value that understanding provides.


We've been providing audit and assurance services to many industries for 100 years, developing significant industry expertise in the process. Accompanied by a firm approach of hands-on engagement partner involvement, our high staff retention rate means you can expect a consistent team each year—a team that will truly understand your business.

Latest Insights

October 30, 2019
The new revenue recognition standard is just as important as it is complex. How should you begin implementing it? We offer five recommendations to get you started.
October 22, 2019
FASB followed through on expected actions and delayed the effective dates for four accounting standards updates that will impact many businesses. Here’s what you need to know.
October 2, 2019
Nonprofit organizations continue to adopt the ASU, but many are overlooking this key factor when it comes to donor restrictions.
September 26, 2019
The 2018 Yellow Book is here and there are several key changes your organization should know before your next audit.
September 24, 2019
Recorded Webinar
This presentation provides a high-level summary of common deficiencies found by auditors across all compliance requirements in the testing of federal award compliance. It will discuss each compliance requirement, common deficiencies, and steps that …
June 20, 2019
Your internal audit can help build credibility for your business, but how do you build credibility into your internal audit? Here’s how a Quality Assurance and Improvement Program can help.

What Is an Audit and How Does It Compare to Other Assurance Services?

Accounting is the language of business, and financial statements are how companies talk to investors, lenders and other outside parties. Sometimes it’s hard to know if you need an audit, review, compilation, or a basic financial statement. This article will help you understand the different levels of assurance.


Scot R. Phillips
Scot R. Phillips
Partner-in-Charge of Audit & Assurance
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