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The Sarbanes-Oxley Act

Michael F. Holt

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act

costs, benefits and business impact

by Michael F. Holt

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by CIMA in Amsterdam, Boston, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Corporations -- Accounting -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Financial statements -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Directors of corporations -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.,
  • Disclosure of information -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
  • Corporate governance -- Law and legislation -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 207) and index.

    StatementMichael F. Holt.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF1446 .H65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 213 p. ;
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18849283M
    ISBN 100750680237
    ISBN 109780750680233

      Praise for Sarbanes-Oxley Guide for Finance and Information Technology Professionals "Effective SOX programs enlist the entire organization to build and monitor a compliant control environment. However, even the best SOX programs are inefficient at best, ineffective at worst, if there is a lack of informed, competent finance and IT personnel to support the effort. The Sarbanes-Oxley Act is a mandatory requirement for all corporations listed in the US. Compliance is not an option. This book is written as a “working manual for the senior management to grasp the Act and its implications. It provides a section by section overview of the Act and the appropriate action to take in 4/5(1).

    The U.S. Sarbanes-Oxley Act of was passed by the U.S. Congress to protect investors from the possibility of fraudulent accounting activities by corporations. Every organization is required to use a recognized internal controls framework for its Sarbanes-Oxley program.   "If you only read one book on the duties and responsibilities of the accounts payable representative-make it this one. Ms. Schaeffer is absolutely brilliant at explaining the impact the Sarbanes-Oxley Act will have on the organization and its accounts payable procedures.

      "Since its enactment in , the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and its Section internal control requirements have caused many a great deal of 'pain and suffering!' With its emphasis on what Sanjay Anand frequently reminds us is the 'real world,' this book should reduce some of that pain as it provides a practical and very realistic approach for an 2/5(2). This book illustrates the many Open Source cost-saving opportunities that public companies can explore in their IT enterprise to meet mandatory compliance requirements of the Sarbanes-Oxley act. This book will also demonstrate by example and technical reference both the infrastructure components for Open Source that can be made compliant, and.


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