- A sharp CPA this is running one of these operations could get a review done and get HUGE leg up on competition just like the early WebTrust seals or
- it could help a business owner avoid problems.
Nothing definite yet….just tossing out the idea…seeking constructive feedback.
A last point, its strike me as clear that a firm couldn’t use something like this as an offensive weapon. If you approach a client about an engagement, or undertake one, the independence rules ought prevent that firm from seeking that type of work from the same client for a decent interval perhaps a year or more.