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How to Talk to Not-for-Profit Boards About Their Responsibilities

This blog post discusses the three basic responsibilities that apply to not-for-profit board members: the duty of obedience, duty of care and duty of loyalty.

Article Governance Foundational

3 Things You May Not Know About Not-for-Profit Board Leadership

Though board leadership is certainly a meaningful way to give back in your community, it is not without its challenges. This blog post describes some of these challenges.

Article Governance Foundational

Business practices that not-for-profits can’t afford to overlook

This article describes eight top business practices that all not-for-profits should consider implementing.

Article Governance Intermediate

IRS Form 990 is an Opportunity for Not-for-Profits to Shine

IRS Form 990 can be leveraged to generate support for charities and fundraising organizations. Learn more in this blog post.

Article Tax & regulatory Intermediate

Answers to 5 Common Cloud Questions for Not-for-Profits

This blog post discusses common questions related to cloud systems..

Article Information security & privacy Foundational

4 Tips to Prevent Fraud at Faith-Based Organizations

Religious organization leaders need to know that employees and volunteers who have access to their funds may be tempted to steal. Organizations need to implement...

Article Governance Foundational

An Ounce of Prevention: Combatting Fraud in Not-for-Profits

This article provides tips for designing internal controls to protect not-for-profit organizations.

Article Governance Foundational

Tips to Make Your Not-for-Profit Clients’ Next Audit a Success

This blog post outlines best practices to help make your not-for-profit clients' audit a success.

Article Audit Foundational

Avoid Potholes: For a Smooth Ride to Peer Review

This guide will help you pinpoint areas your firm might need to take a closer look at to ensure quality standards are being met.

Report Audit Intermediate

NFP Entities Joint Cost Allocation

FASB ASC stipulates that NFP entities allocate joint costs from combined educational campaigns and fundraising solicitations as program costs.

Report Functional expenses & joint costs Intermediate

Increasing Risk Awareness for Mission Critical Objectives of Not-for-Profit Organizations

This white paper provides information about enterprise risk management for NFPs.

Article Governance Intermediate

Illustrative Financial Statements - Not-for-Profit Entities

These illustrative financial statements and related disclosures have been created to serve as a non-authoritative example of a possible presentation of a complete set...

Article Financial statement presentation Intermediate