Il Sole 24 Ore – Whistleblowing spread throughout tax and legal firms

Whistleblowing becomes part of the organizational model of professional firms through tailor-made platforms designed to allow professionals and employees to report crimes and torts.

The analysis conducted by Il Sole 24 Ore shows that whistleblowing, the American term used to identify the act of reporting irregularities and offenses, is an increasing practice within the firms that deal with tax and legal advice.

In compliance with the guidelines of the Italian Legislative Decree 231 of 2001, Andersen Tax & Legal Italy is developing a tool that allows reporting to the Management Committee, guaranteeing the anonymity of the reporting party.

The news published by Il Sole 24 Ore and include a quote by Andrea De Vecchi, Country Managing Partner, on the approach adopted by the Firm.