SOC Report Approach & Timeline

How the process works…

This report highlights the approach, responsibilities and timeline for a three phase System and Organization Controls, SOC 2 Report.  AAFCPAs has provided this resource in an effort to help management of service organizations better understand SOC examinations and how to prepare for a SOC 2 engagement.

This PDF Explains:

  • The responsibilities for both management and the service auditor when performing a SOC 2 engagement
  • The general timeline of a SOC 2 engagement, from the opening meeting to the issuance of the report and closing meeting.

SOC-Process-DL.pngService organizations such as yours receive requests from customers for assurance in a number of areas. SOC 2 reports are intended to meet the needs of a broad range of users that need information and assurance about the controls at a service organization that affect the security, availability, and processing integrity of the systems the service organization uses to process users’ data and the confidentiality and privacy of the information processed by these systems.

AAFCPAs has a team of dedicated professionals with extensive experience providing cost-effective and comprehensive SOC Reports to a variety of service organizations.  Our team members have a deep understanding of internal controls from a design, implementation and testing perspective. 

Speak to someone today about your SOC Reporting Needs: Contact the AAFCPAs SOC Team



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