If you've had problems applying Auditing Standard No. 2, the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board says you're not alone.The board has known of widespread difficulties applying the new standard, "An Audit of Internal Control over Financial Reporting Performed in Conjunction with an Audit of Financial Statements," since audit firms first began grappling with its complex and often undefined demands.

The board has subsequently been monitoring performance, and it has detected a host of problems.

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