Citizens Funds, the socially responsible family of funds, has filed shareholder resolutions at Microsoft and Cisco Systems about fees paid to the firms’ auditors.

The resolutions ask management to limit the consulting fees paid to auditors to 25% of the total fees paid to their auditors. In 2001, Microsoft paid Deloitte & Touche $4.7 million for audit services and $14.7 million for additional non-audit services, according to Citizens Funds. Cisco paid PricewaterhouseCoopers $1.8 million for audit services and $16.8 million for non-audit services.

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