BERDASARKAN PERTIMBANGAN DARI RISIKO KLIEN (CLIENT RISK), RISIKO AUDIT (AUDIT RISK) DAN RISIKO BISNIS KAP (AUDITOR’S BUSINESS RISK)
LUDOVICUS SENSI WONDABIO
Program Doktoral – Program Ilmu Akuntansi Fakultas Ekonomi Universitas Indonesia
The objective of this research is to understand the risk management factors which should be performed by the accounting firm in the process of client acceptance decision by considering of 3 risks factors: Client Risk, Audit Risk and Auditor’s Business Risk. The client risk was determined by management integrity valuation and client’s business risk, meanwhile, the audit risk was determined by the nature of the audit engagement, related parties transactions, client’s prior knowledge and experiences, and also from the deep understanding of auditors in regards to the error and fraud which is possible performed by the client. Furthermore, auditor’s business risk was determined by considering whether the client’s profiles is a public company, regulated industry or high profile company. In order to enhance this research, this paper also discusses how the audit fee and the role of specialist will impact to client’s acceptance decision. In conducting the model testing, this research was performed through a field of empirical testing in one of the accounting firm (archival data)
Key words : client acceptance, audit risk, auditor’s business risk, error and fraud risk, going public, audit fee recovery, risk management.
Data availability: Data used in this research are derived from a proprietary database.