Audit Scope

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Definition: Audit Scope

Audit Scope

Full Definition of Audit Scope

The range of time or list of divisions in a company included in an audit. The scope of an audit relating to possible illegal activities may be also be affected by materiality, or what period of time or functional areas can be demonstrated to be relevant to the potential legal issue.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Audit Scope are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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