ICAEW’s audit-related Brexit Guidance is intended to help auditors of SMEs deal with current Brexit-related uncertainties associated with a potential no-deal exit as they affect 31 December 2018 and 31 March 2019 audits.
The impact of Brexit on audit
Selected articles and features from the Audit and Assurance Faculty and other experts offering analysis and commentary on how the UK's exit from the EU might affect audit.
This page presents an overview of instructions and guidance for small practices to prepare for Brexit.
BEIS and the FRC have issued on 22 February 2019 five documents that set out the necessary steps all audit firms (large and small) should undertake to prepare for Brexit including no-deal outcomes.
The UK government has published a technical notice on Auditing if there’s no Brexit deal, providing guidance on the implications for auditors should the UK leave the EU without a deal.
Auditors will need to consider how Brexit-related risks could impact on the firms they’re auditing. Our guide provides a framework for that analysis.
Where Brexit may have a material impact on a businesses’ activities or position it is important that this is reflected appropriately in corporate reporting. This guides helps auditors consider how to approach their review of financial statements in the run-up to Brexit.
Brexit will have implications for a variety of auditing standards. Read our guide to help you navigate through those implications.
As a pervasive issue affecting many businesses, it is important that firms develop a consistent approach to Brexit. This guide provides some tips to help you do that.
Amended requirements impacting on Public Interest Entity (PIE) audits
ICAEW has received an indication from the Irish audit authorities that they interpret the Audit Directive to mean that non-Irish resident accountancy firms currently on the Irish Audit register, are unlikely to retain automatic audit rights in Ireland in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Your firm will be directly affected by this.