A Conversation with Managing Partner Fran Brown
CapinCrouse Managing Partner Fran Brown discusses working with nonprofits, the challenges and opportunities our clients face, and his vision for the firm.
Is Running a Nonprofit with a For-Profit Vision the New Normal?
Adopting a business mindset won’t fix problems overnight, but it will start to push a nonprofit to ask more critical questions about its future growth and where to make the right investments. Here are three key lessons from the for-profit world that can strengthen nonprofits’ long-term growth.
Does Your Information Governance Program Look Like an Abandoned Fairground?
An information governance program helps hold organizations and individuals accountable for the proper handling of information assets. Learn how your organization can benefit.
Compensation Committee Wake-Up Call — The “Other Obstacle” to Leadership Transition
Compensation committee members must realize that time is not on their side for addressing retirement-related arrangements. Delaying can have a negative impact on both the executive and the organization.
Impact of Wayfair Supreme Court Decision on Nonprofit Organizations
In June 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court held that states can require a retailer to collect and remit sales tax even if the retailer lacks an in-state physical presence. See what the implications may be for your organization.
Discrepancies Between ASU No. 2016-14 and Form 990
ASU No. 2016-14 contains changes to NFP financial reporting standards that generally do not correspond to the presentation in the current Form 990.
ASU 2016-14 and Schools: Qualitative Liquidity and Availability Disclosures
What Christian schools should consider about the additional qualitative or non-numerical disclosures required by ASU 2016-14, plus best practices for cash and liquidity management.
ASU 2016-14 and Schools: Quantitative Liquidity and Availability Disclosures
A look at the additional disclosures related to liquidity and availability under ASU 2016-14, and what Christian schools should consider as they plan for this significant implementation.
Qualified Charitable Distribution Trap for IRA Checkbook Holders
There's a potential pitfall for IRA owners whose account is with a custodian that provides the owner with a checkbook they can use to write checks on their IRA account. Here's what your organization should know about this issue.
IRS Provides Guidance on New UBTI Rules
The IRS has provided some much-needed guidance on the provision in the new Tax Cuts and Jobs Act that requires calculation of unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) separately with respect to each unrelated trade or business. While the IRS still intends to issue proposed regulations on this issue, these guidelines will help exempt organizations compute their UBTI in the short-term.