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Robert E. BurnsTweet
Former Division/Office: Chief Accountant
Former Regional Office: N/A
Former Title: Chief Counsel
New Employer: Center for Audit Quality
Represented Entity: N/A
Issue: Projects related to the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board's inspections of audit firms and to the costs and benefits of auditors conducting integrated audits under new Auditing Standards No. 5. In that context, I may participate in a phone call with the SEC staff scheduled for 10:00 a.m. tomorrow (January 18, 2008) related to auditing firms' reactions to comments issued by the PCAOB during or after its inspections and to efforts by auditing firms to address the related costs and benefits of AS 5 integrated audits.
Date of Resignation: 04/30/07
Date of Statement: 01/17/08