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Definition of

auditor's report

Accounting

auditor's confirmation of firm's financial records a certification by an auditor that a firm's financial records give a true and fair view of its profit and loss for the period

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Definitions of ’auditor's report’ and meaning of ’auditor's report’ are from the book publication, QFINANCE – The Ultimate Resource, © 2009 Bloomsbury Information Ltd. Find definitions for ’auditor's report’ and other financial terms with our online QFINANCE Financial Dictionary.

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