Full Committee Hearing on Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404: New Evidence on the Costs for Small Businesses, Volume 4
U.S. Government Printing Office, 2007 - Auditing, Internal - 76 pages
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Page 45 - Chamber's members are small businesses with 100 or fewer employees, 71 percent of which have 10 or fewer employees. Yet, virtually all of the nation's largest companies are also active members. We are particularly cognizant of the problems of smaller businesses, as well as issues facing the business community at large. Besides representing a...
Page 45 - ... employees. Yet, virtually all of the nation's largest companies are also active members. We are particularly cognizant of the problems of smaller businesses, as well as issues facing the business community at large. Besides representing a cross section of the American business community in terms of number of employees, the Chamber represents a wide management spectrum by type of business and location. Each major classification of American bu&ioess - manufacturing, retailing, services, construction,...
Page 16 - The US Chamber of Commerce is the world's largest business federation, representing more than three million businesses and organizations of every size, sector, and region. More than...
Page 4 - I very much appreciate being invited to testify on behalf of the Securities and Exchange Commission concerning the impact of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002.
Page 76 - AMERICAN FEDERATION OF LABOR AND CONGRESS OF INDUSTRIAL ORGANIZATIONS BEFORE THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON...
Page 71 - Mr. Chairman and Members of the Committee 1 appreciate the opportunity to be here today to discuss GAO's work on efforts to prepare for and respond to chemical and biological terrorist attacks.
Page 54 - S6I9 billion in loans to consumers, small businesses and the agricultural community. For more information, visit ICBA 's website at v.'ww.icba.org.
Page 48 - Section 404(a) in their annual reports for fiscal years ending on or after December 15, 2007.
Page 73 - We concluded that the most prudent course of action at this time is for the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) to monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act's requirements for enhancing auditor independence and audit quality.