Understanding audits and audit reports.
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Understanding audits and audit reports. by Martin Calpin

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Published by Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants in [Toronto] .
Written in English


  • Auditing.,
  • Financial statements.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsCanadian Institute of Chartered Accountants.
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14835693M
ISBN 100888000901

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