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Are you ready for practice Inspection (provincial or CPAB)?

Do you employ an independent Completed File Monitor?

Is ongoing monitoring being performed on an annual basis?

Do you prepare an annual practice improvement plan?

Is staff coaching or small group training needed on specific topics?

About Us

FocusHGK is a specialised firm that focuses exclusively on assisting accounting firms to comply with professional standards in the most cost effective manner possible. We provide objective advice based on our extensive experience in performing quality control monitoring and related services.

Compliance Services

Description

Minimum

Recommended

Completed File Monitoring

Review of one assurance file per partner

Review of two assurance files (audit and review) per partner and provide recommendations

Ongoing Monitoring

Review of annual report

Perform the review, prepare report and provide recommendations

ECQR's

Engagements meeting the firm criteria

Perform review for all higher risk engagements within firm

QC Improvement Plans

Review of annual plan

Prepare cost effective plan based on findings from monitoring activities


Value Added Services

F/S Reviews

• Review of F/S for selected engagements based on pre-determined criteria

Efficiency of Engagement Workflow

• Review of current practice and recommendations for changes
• Suggestions for revisions to Firm policies and procedures
• Partner Staff coaching on productivity improvements

Small Group Training
and Coaching

•Annual refresher course for partners and staff
•Coaching aimed at understanding forms and complying with standards
•Training directed at identified QC weaknesses and changes in standards