Article NO. Content

Title:

Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation Directions for Auditing Internal Control Systems of Listed Companies 

Amended Date: 2020.03.10 
Categories: Primary Market > Management > Auditing and Review
Article 9     Corresponding actions shall be taken promptly upon discovery of the following during an audit:
  1. Upon discovery of a material irregularity for which an in-depth audit is necessary, the company shall be listed as an audit target for routine supervision or exceptional supervision.
  2. Upon discovery of a material irregularity or violation of applicable provisions of the TWSE Operating Rules, the prescribed measures shall be taken and a report shall be submitted to the competent authority.
  3. Upon discovery of a material deficiency or upon occurrence of an event under any subparagraph of Article 43 of the Regulations for the Establishment of Internal Control Systems by Public Companies, where necessary, the TWSE may submit a report to the competent authority requesting the audited company to engage a certified public accountant to conduct a special internal control system audit and issue an audit report. If the CPA is found upon review to have failed to abide by Section III (Special Audits by Certified Public Accountants) of Chapter III of the Regulations for the Establishment of Internal Control Systems by Public Companies, the TWSE may request the CPA in writing to pay attention and take action, with a copy forwarded to the competent authority.

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