SOC Audit Preparation Steps

Over the past few years more and more companies are becoming familiar with the new Service Organization Control audits. This audit (sometimes referred to by its AICPA standard “SSAE 16” which replaces the dated SAS 70 standard) is a more detailed analysis of a company’s internal controls and processes, depending

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Dramatic Change in DOL Overtime Rules Finalized

Over the past several months, the U.S. Department of Labor has been developing new rules that would raise the salary threshold for whether an employee is exempt from overtime pay. On May 18th, the final regulations were released, and they present a dramatic change from the current rules. Millions more

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Clean PCAOB Report Reflects High Quality for Barnes Dennig

Barnes Dennig recently received a “clean” inspection report from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB). This means the inspection of the firm’s SEC audit practice did not identify any audit performance issues or quality control defects (“clean report”). Barnes Dennig is the only firm headquartered in the area that

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Gauthier & Kimmerling and Barnes Dennig to join forces

Gauthier & Kimmerling of Indianapolis and Barnes Dennig, headquartered in Cincinnati, are joining together effective January 1, 2016. The combination will help Gauthier & Kimmerling to provide broader resources to their clients and expand Barnes Dennig’s footprint in the tri-state region. The combined firm will operate under the name Barnes

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