It’s critical for nonprofit organizations to be on the lookout for fraud throughout the year, but even more so during the busy holiday and year-end season. You can help prevent fraud by enforcing internal controls regardless of how busy staffers are processing donations or completing other end-of-year tasks. Possibly the most important control is segregation of duties. But charities also should avoid accepting cash at galas and other special events, or allow only trusted employees and board members to handle it. Contact us for more tips on preventing fraud.