Tag: Internal Audit

How Internal Audit Can Support Whistleblower Investigations

By Melissa Musser, Partner and Director GRF Risk & Advisory Services, President of the IIA Washington DC Chapter. Do you know if an employee is stealing from your company?  Quite often, the first hint of a problem comes from an insider tip. Having a comprehensive whistleblower program in place is a powerful early warning mechanism…

Read more ›

Internal Audit is a Critical Investment for Nonprofit Organizations

By Mark Tessar, CPA, CIA | Nonprofit Audit Supervisor By their nature, tax-exempt entities are under extraordinary scrutiny. With the IRS, external auditors, donors, watchdogs and stakeholders all analyzing their finances, nonprofit organizations must implement effective internal controls that decrease the likelihood of fraud, accounting mistakes or other inappropriate accounting practices that could impact the…

Read more ›