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Monthly Archives: July 2012

Embezzlement from a Charity: What to Do?

Posted in IRS, FTB & Attorney General Controversies, Nonprofit Governance & Ethics, Private Foundations, Public Charities

Theft from a charity is, fortunately, rare.  But it happens, perhaps more in tougher economic times.  From the charity’s perspective, the question is what to do when the theft is discovered.  As fiduciaries of the charity, its Board must take these situations very seriously, and carefully consider how best to protect the charity’s interests.  Every… Continue Reading