FASB ASU 2016-14: Net Asset Classification Information
February 14, 2018 - One of the most visible changes from ASU 2016-14 is the reporting and disclosures of net assets. In this alert, we look at net asset classification under the new standards.
What to Consider Before Accepting a Property Contribution
A gift of property can be very generous. If your nonprofit is offered a property contribution, you might be tempted to jump at the opportunity. But it's crucial to carefully consider gifts of real property (real estate) to avoid any unpleasant surprises and negative consequences.
How to Hire Top Nonprofit Talent: Tips for Pre-Interview Preparation
These pre-interview preparation tips will help you interview more effectively, obtain the information you need to make an informed decision, and leave candidates with a favorable impression of your organization.
Business as Mission: A Good Fit for Your Mission?
For the last few decades, many North American Christian missionary-sending organizations have become increasingly interested in the concept of sending missionaries with a "businessperson" label. The challenges and impediments to the success of this alternative missionary wave have typically come within three categories.
Nonprofits Are Not Immune to Maintaining Data Privacy
It is 6 a.m. and you receive a call from your chief financial officer that your donor data has been stolen. What do you do? Whom do you call? How do you handle this situation? Here are five steps to help your organization better protect the privacy of your donor, employee and volunteer data.
Nonprofits: The New Kids on the Blockchain
How can nonprofit organizations ensure that information is complete and accurate, measure the efficacy of their programs, convey impact metrics to donors and keep costs low? Learn how blockchain can benefit nonprofits.
FASB ASU 2016-14: Statement of Cash Flow
January 18, 2018 - What to know and consider about presenting operating cash flows under FASB ASU 2016-14.
U.S. Supreme Court to Consider Online Sales Tax; More Info on 529 Account Changes
A look at two nonprofit tax issues: an upcoming Supreme Court case could change the rules governing the taxability of online and mail-order sales, plus more information about changes to Section 529 accounts.
Section 529 Accounts Are Now Available for Private School Tuition – Part Two
Because 529 accounts are defined in the Internal Revenue Code, it is not automatic or required that the states recognize changes made at the federal level.
Webcast for Nonprofits: Acquiring Top Talent for Your Nonprofit Organization
March 22, 2018 - There are numerous factors to take into account when it comes to hiring the right people for your nonprofit. Join us to learn about the importance of hiring the right person for the job, how to find that person, and how to assure that person is properly on-boarded when they start the position.