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The SEC’s revisions to definitions of accelerated and large accelerated filers should provide relief to smaller issuers and reduce costs for certain public companies.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has proposed increasing the financial thresholds that define “smaller reporting companies," a move that would expand the number of companies that qualify for the scaled disclosures provided in Regulation S-K and Regulation S-X.
Audit fees are rising—which you probably already knew—but the latest data on audit fees raises questions about what’s behind that increase. PCAOB audit firm inspections are part of it; but many big jumps in fees seem due to external events like a merger more than vigorous audits for SOX compliance, ...