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noun as in inspection of financial records

verb as in inspect financial records

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According to an audit covering the period from July 2017 to June 2018, the agency collected about $200,000 more in rent from public housing properties than it did in the previous year.

No technical audit was performed and no legacy issues were addressed prior to the move.

A recently released audit found Sweetwater officials deliberately covered up the district’s financial problems.

The audit also showed the agency failed to investigate one of 10 complaints reviewed by auditors and understaffed its advisory committee to the point where it couldn’t reach a quorum during any of its meetings for the last several years.

After the site audit, you can get rid of duplicates, speed up the download of the site, identify affiliates, and solve other problems.

“We have a detailed audit system that tracks the life cycle of an evidentiary item for record-keeping purposes,” she said.

Overall, some evidence of scheduling fraud was found in 76 percent of the 731 VA facilities reviewed for the audit.

Sen. Jerry Moran, a Republican from Kansas, called the VA-directed audit “more damage control than solving the problem.”

If Sterling claimed benefits under Section 1033, the IRS would undoubtedly audit him.

The agency's audit concluded that the Senate staffers using the database had accessed documents they were not authorized to see.

For a "cold collation on the occasion of the audit" our Council always allows 10.

For it would have been indecent, and perhaps illegal, that he should audit his own accounts.

Bartholomew is honest enough; but either he has won some money, or he really does not want the drawback at audit.

It therefore contained barrels of very prime wine and very strong audit ale.

A copy of the accounts has to be deposited for public inspection for seven days before the audit.


On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to audit, such as: analysis, check, examination, investigation, review, and scrutiny.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.