Auditors help to provide the capital markets with confidence and assurance in financial reporting. Auditors perform independent evaluations to provide assurance that information, such as the financial statements, present a true and fair view of a company’s financial performance and position. The bedrock of our financial system is the audit. Check out our video to see some actual entry-level auditors on the job!

It depends. While there may be some auditors who have experience in both audit and completing tax returns, most public company auditors will specialize in performing audits. These auditors will file their own taxes just like everyone else, but don’t ask them to help with filing yours!