IESBA has issued a Proposed International Ethics Standards for Sustainability Assurance (including International Independence Standards) (IESSA) and Other Revisions to the Code Relating to Sustainability Assurance and Reporting which was issued in January 2024. It establishes a third pillar of ethics, including independence, standards to complete the infrastructure of international standards being developed by other standard setters and regulators and support public trust in sustainability-related information. Comments are due May 10, 2024.

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With over 15 years of experience in the accounting profession, Melisa Galasso designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics, including not-for-profit and governmental accounting. She closely monitors regulatory bodies for changes in auditing and accounting guidance and serves as a subject matter expert in implementing the updated guidance.