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What does GAS stand for?

GAS stands for Government Auditing Standards


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Government Auditing Standards, also referred to as generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS), or the "Yellow Book," builds on the foundation of GAAS laid down by the AICPA and adds additional ethical principles and independence standards for performing financial audits, beyond those provided by the AICPA.
2 Who publishes the standards that apply to all Federal Government audits, or generally accepted government auditing standards (GAGAS)?
The short answer to the question above is government audit organizations performing audits in accordance with Comptroller General government auditing standards should have an external peer review at least every 3 years by reviewers independent of the reviewed organization.
Responsibilities Under Government Auditing Standards Auditors may accept an engagement with either a governmental or a business entity for an audit in accordance with standards issued by the Government Accounting Office, "the yellow book.