Grant Thornton Opens Benefit Plan Audit Practice

December 16, 2008 ( - Grant Thornton LLP announced the formation of a new, dedicated Employee Benefit Plan Audit Practice serving New York's metro area.

According to the announcement the practice will be staffed by benefit plan professionals who specialize in auditing employee benefit plans of all sizes, including those of Fortune 500 companies.

“Having a dedicated team of employee benefit professionals results in efficiently executed audits and effectively deals with the complexities created by the involvement of multiple departments and third-party providers in the audit process,” comments Patricia Cummings, Assistant Managing Partner of the New York Office, in the announcement.

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