Attestation

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1. Financial reporting - assurance - audit.

In the context of financial reporting, attestation is an independent review and report on a financial report, or related related systems and controls.

Different types of attestations include full audits, but also more limited reviews and related reports.


2. Law - wills.

In law, an attestation is a formal written statement by a witness that a will or other legal document was signed in their presence by the testator or other primary signatory.


3. Formal statements.

Any formal statement of fact, usually in writing.


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