Public Trustee for the ACT rocked by alleged fraud scandal

A massive alleged embezzlement scandal has been uncovered at a small government agency that looks after the funds of the most vulnerable Canberrans.

The office of the Public Trustee for the ACT has stood down two staff on full pay after discovering money was allegedly wrongly taken from people whose assets it held in trust. Public Trustee Andrew Taylor said police and the auditing firm KPMG were investigating what he called irregularities in accounts.

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http://www.canberratimes.com.au/national/public-service/public-trustee-for-the-act-rocked-by-alleged-fraud-scandal-20140304-345lp.html

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