5 Anti-Fraud Controls to Protect Your Business

Acts of fraud, both internal and external, is a growing problem for businesses, with 49 percent of global organizations reporting they experienced economic losses due to fraud, according to a 2018 global study performed by PwC. However, the likely amount of businesses that are victims of fraud is most likely much higher as many businesses, […]

Should I Be Concerned About Fraud?

Many business owners assume they have hired honest and ethical employees. Even if you have hired honest and ethical employees you need to have anti-fraud controls in place. Sometimes even honest employees, when given the opportunity, will commit fraud. Every two years the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE) conducts a comprehensive survey of fraud […]

Selected Tax Return Documentation

As we get closer to another tax return filing season here is a reminder of the documentation and substantiation requirements for a few common deductions. Charitable Contributions No deduction for cash donations is allowed unless you have bank records (canceled check or bank statement) or written acknowledgment from the charity documenting the contribution’s amount and […]