How Does ASU 2016-13: Financial Instruments – Credit Losses (Topic 326) Impact Nonprofits?

Posted by Christina K. Bell, CPA Accounting Standard Update (ASU) 2016-13: Financial Instruments – Credit Losses (Topic 326) – An Overview for Not-for-Profit Organizations Accounting Standard Update (ASU) 2016-13: Financial Instruments – Credit Losses (Topic 326) was issued in June 2016 and becomes effective for nonprofit entities for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2020, and interim periods within fiscal … Continued

ASU 2016-14 – Functional Expense Reporting

In August 2016, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) issued Accounting Standards Update 2016-14 (ASU 2016-14) to make improvements to the communication of information on not-for-profit financial statements.

Nonprofit Losses from Fraud Are on the Rise

By Michael E. Mast, CPA, CFE The 2018 Report to the Nations shows there has been an increase in the per-incident losses among nonprofits over the past two years. According to the 2016, report religious, charitable, and social service organizations were experiencing a median fraud loss of $82,000 based on the ACFE’s 2016 report, and that number rose to $90,000 … Continued