The New SSA 265 Communicating Deficiencies in Internal Control to Those Charged with Governance and Management was issued in January 2010, SSA 260 Communication with Those Charged with Governance and SSA 540 Auditing Accounting Estimates, Including Fair Value Accounting Estimates, and Related Disclosures was revised and redrafted in January 2010. The new SSA and clarified SSAs came into effect for annual periods beginning on or after 15 December 2009. Are you and your engagement team still in discussion about how communications between your engagement team and those of your clients charged with governance and management will be affected by the new SSA? Or considering how the scope of the auditor’s responsibilities relating to accounting estimates, including fair value accounting estimates, and related disclosures in an audit of financial statements has changed following the global economic crisis? For post event highlights, click here.