What are the arguments for and against performing non-assurance services?

Discuss the responsibilities of board of directors and audit committee
December 25, 2020
Do you believe that the auditing profession is unable to regulate itself?
December 25, 2020

1. In the context of the Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS 99 AICPA) and/or ISA 240 (IFAC), what are the (a) incentives/pressures, (b) opportunities and (c) attitudes/rationalizations with regard to the risk factors (misstatements) arising from misappropriation of assets? Discuss.

2. What are the arguments for and against performing non-assurance services?

3. What do you think about auditor tenure in relation to audit quality?