New AICPA SOC 1 Guide - Now Available
The AICPA has updated and issued the SOC 1 Guide book "Service Organizations - Reporting on Controls at a Service Organization Relevant to User Entities' Internal Control Over Financial Reporting" as of May 1, 2013. The book is available from the AICPA at www.cpa2biz.com (publication AAGASO13P)
SSAE No. 16 is now effective
The new service organization reporting standard, Statement on Standards for Attestation Engagements (SSAE) No. 16, is now effective as of June 15, 2011. SSAE 16 supersedes Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 70 with the professional guidance on performing the service auditor's examination.
New AICPA Web Page on Service Organization Control (SOC) Reporting
The AICPA has a new online resource dedicated to providing information on Service Organization Control (SOC) reporting including the new SSAE 16 standard. It can be viewed here.
Welcome to our new site!! SSAE16.com is officially launched.