Preparing for FASB’s Not-for-Profit Update

In August 2016, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued ASU 2016-14, Not-for-Profit Entities, with the intent of providing more useful information to donors, grantors, creditors, and other users of not-for-profit (NFP) financial statements.

Cash Flow Fundraising

Cash Rules Everything Around Me

This is a common thought running through the minds of many Controllers of not-for-profit entities, especially during times when fundraising events are being held.

Top Hat Plans - Nonprofit CPA Firm

Top Hat Plans Viewed Through the Looking Glass

At one point the top hat was commonly found throughout American history and pop culture. During the 19th century, it served as a symbol of freedom sitting atop President Abraham Lincoln’s head as he navigated the country through the Civil War.

Substantiation Rules - Nonprofit CPA Firm

Substantiation Rules Are Not Meant to be Broken

The holiday season has passed and it is now tax-filing season. During this time, charitable organizations need to make sure that they are doing everything in their power to assist their donors in following the IRS donation “substantiation rules.”