Form 990 Challenges for Tax Advisers to Nonprofit Entities
Identifying Areas of IRS Scrutiny in Exempt Organization Tax Return and Schedules
October 24, 2019 • CPE, EA • Live Webinar
This webinar will provide advisers to nonprofit and exempt organizations with a practical guide to navigating some of the more challenging aspects of completing Form 990. The panel will examine recent IRS changes to Form 990 instructions, discuss areas of heightened scrutiny based on the Service's 2...
Forming a Tax-Exempt Entity: State and 501(c) Considerations
December 4, 2019 • CPE, EA • Live Webinar
This webinar will guide advisers and individuals through the process of forming a tax-exempt entity (TEO). Our panel of experts will explain the process of establishing a nonprofit organization, including preparing the formation documents, selecting the appropriate entity type, state considerations,...
Implementing ASU 2018-08 for Contributions Received and Made
Reciprocal vs. Nonreciprocal, Conditional vs. Unconditional and Required Disclosures
August 21, 2019 • CPE • Download
This webinar will guide not-for-profit (NFP) advisers and businesses that receive or make contributions subject to ASU 2018-08 through its reporting requirements. The panel will discuss distinguishing between contributions and exchanges, conditional vs. nonconditional contributions, and implementing...
In-Kind Contributions: Accounting for Nonprofits
Determining Optimal Classification and Valuation of Gifts and Services, Appropriate Timing...
July 10, 2019 • CPE • Download
This webinar will provide tax advisers to exempt organizations with a review of the material terms of accounting standards, tax rules and guidance for gift-in-kind (GIK) donations to nonprofits. The panel will explore challenges that arise in the actual recording of GIKs both conceptually and practi...
UBTI and UBIT for Exempt Organizations: Mastering Form 990-T
Getting Calculations Right and Avoiding Audit Traps
June 27, 2019 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will give nonprofit tax professionals and advisers a good look at the rules governing unrelated business income tax (UBIT), which U.S.-based tax-exempt organizations must pay on unrelated business taxable income (UBTI). The webinar will focus on the standards and guidelines for determin...
Implementing FASB ASU 2016-14 Not-For-Profit Financial Statement Reporting
Clarifying Net Asset, Liquidity and Functional Allocation Presentation
April 18, 2019 • CPE • Download
This webinar will guide advisers to nonprofit organizations as they continue to work through the new FASB reporting requirements for nonprofit organizations. The panel will review the specific changes to various financial reporting requirements required by the new standard, including the reduction i...
Nonprofits and Exempt Organizations One Year After Tax Reform
New UBTI Calculations, Excise Tax on Excess Compensation, Individual and Business Changes...
February 13, 2019 • CPE, EA • CPE On-Demand, Download
This webinar will provide advisers to tax-exempt organizations with a recap of the practical impact of the tax reform law on nonprofit entities. The panel will outline fundamental changes to UBTI/UBIT calculations and reporting, describe new compensation rules, and offer guidance on strategies to de...
New Guidance on Calculating UBTI for Separate Trades or Businesses Under Tax Reform
What Constitutes Unrelated Separate Lines of Businesses, Using Silos to Compute UBTI, Anti...
November 29, 2018 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide tax advisers and exempt org personnel with a critical first look at the new IRS guidance on identifying separate lines of trade or businesses for purposes of calculating unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) as is now required by the TCJA tax reform law. The panel will d...
Form 1023 Application for 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Status: Anticipating Compliance Challenges
Tying Financial Information to Proposed Activities, Required Disclosures, Streamlined Appl...
November 8, 2018 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide tax advisers and nonprofit personnel with a practical guide to the challenges of completing Form 1023, Application for Recognition of Exemption Under Section 501(c)(3). The panel will identify the most vexing compliance challenges, outline both financial and narrative requi...
Exempt/Non-Exempt Joint Ventures: Furthering Exempt Purpose Through Partnerships With For-...
Protecting Exempt Status, Avoiding UBTI, Structuring Considerations and JV Alternatives
August 16, 2018 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will give nonprofit advisers and tax professionals a practical guide to the rules governing joint ventures between tax-exempt organizations and for-profit entities. The panel will discuss the control regulations for determining the tax treatment of joint venture proceeds, detail the UBT...
Form 4720 Private Foundation Excise Tax Return: Reporting Taxable Violations
Tying Excise Tax Return to Form 990-PF, Calculating Tax on Foundation and Individuals
July 12, 2018 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide tax advisers to private foundations with a thorough and practical guide to completing Form 4720 Private Foundation Excise Tax Return. The panel will discuss how to identify acts in violation of tax codes 4941-4946 by a private foundation, consider requirement that acts be "...
New FASB ASU 2016-14 on Not-For-Profit Financial Reporting and Disclosures: Are You Ready?
Revise Reporting Practices for Net Asset Classification, Expense Reporting and Liquidity D...
June 26, 2018 • CPE • Download
This webinar will provide not-for-profit (NFP) auditors and professionals with NFP financial reporting responsibilities with a thorough and practical guide to the new FASB ASU 2016-14 reporting standard, applicable to almost all nonprofits, and prepare to implement its significant changes to financi...
New FASB ASU 2014-09 Revenue Recognition Standards for Nonprofit Entities: Implementing AS...
Five-Step Process for Identifying Performance Obligations and Allocating Contract Inflows
May 22, 2018 • CPE • Download
This webinar will provide auditors and professionals with not-for-profit (NFP) financial reporting responsibilities with a thorough and practical guide to the FASB's new Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2014-09. The presenters will also discuss Revenue from Contracts with Customers (Topic 606) reco...
Responding to Loss of Tax Exempt Status: Automatic Revocation and For-Cause Termination
Current and Retroactive Reinstatement, Notification Requirements and Filing Obligations
February 21, 2018 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide advisers to nonprofit and exempt organizations with a guide to responding to and remedying loss of tax exempt status. The panel will highlight risk areas for exempt status termination, discuss reinstating 501(c)(3) exemption status due to inadvertent lapses, detail how to c...
Correcting Common Form 990 Errors: Identifying Audit Triggers and Remedying Prior Year Fil...
Penalty Abatements, Fixing Prohibited Transactions, Reconciling Related Organization Trans...
January 30, 2018 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide advisers to nonprofit and exempt organizations with a practical guide to identifying, avoiding and correcting the most common and complex errors in completing Form 990 and Form 990-PF. The panel will focus on the mechanics of tax reporting, offer concrete examples of correc...
Alternative Investments for Nonprofits and Exempt Organizations: Avoiding Unforeseen Tax C...
Identifying Valuation Issues, UBTI, Foreign Reporting Requirements, and After-Tax Returns
December 12, 2017 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide tax advisers to exempt organizations with a thorough and practical guide to the reporting requirements and tax traps to avoid in holding alternative investments as part of the nonprofit's funding and investment strategy. The co-presenters will discuss the planning considera...
State Tax Treatment of UBTI for Exempt Organizations: Calculations, Conformance and Apport...
Navigating States' Partial- or Non-Conformance With Federal Treatment; Multi-State Apporti...
September 19, 2017 • CPE • Download
This webinar will provide nonprofit tax professionals and advisers with a practical guide into various states' rules governing unrelated business income tax (UBIT), which U.S.-based tax-exempt organizations must pay on unrelated business taxable income (UBTI). The webinar will focus on the standards...
Form 990 Schedule C: Mastering Complex Reporting of Political Campaign and Lobbying Activi...
Avoiding Excise Taxes, Penalties, Fines, and Revocation of Tax-Exempt Status Due to Noncom...
April 4, 2017 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide nonprofit advisers with a comprehensive guide to reporting on political campaign and lobbying activities on Schedule C of the Form 990 Exempt Organization Information Return. The panel will offer a practical part-by-part exploration of completing the schedule, focusing on i...
Mastering Form 990 Schedule D: Supplemental Financial Statements
Identifying Assets Requiring Separate Reporting, Navigating the Interplay Between Schedule...
February 7, 2017 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide nonprofit advisers with a comprehensive guide to reporting supplemental financial statement information on Schedule D of the Form 990 Exempt Organization Information Return. The panel will offer a practical part-by-part exploration of completing the schedule, focusing on id...
Mastering Form 990 Schedule L: Reporting Transactions With Interested Persons
Meeting the Reasonable Effort Standard and Navigating New Placeholder Disclosure for Subst...
January 10, 2017 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide tax advisers to exempt organizations with a thorough and practical guide to completing Form 990 Schedule L, Transactions With Interested Persons, focusing on Parts II through V. The panel will go into detail on the "reasonable effort" requirement to identify interested pers...
New IRC 457(f) Deferred Compensation Rules for Nonprofits: Preparing for Major Changes Ahe...
Reviving 457(f) Plans: Short-Term Deferrals, Rolling Risk of Forfeiture, Deferral of Curre...
December 14, 2016 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide nonprofit organization advisers and professionals with a critical first look at the new IRS guidance on deferred compensation for nonprofit and exempt organization executives and employees. The panel will discuss critical structuring changes to Section 457(f) and define the...
Implementing New FASB Not-For-Profit Financial Statement Reporting Standards of ASU 2016-1...
Major Changes in Net Asset Classification, Liquidity and Expense Function Reporting, and U...
November 16, 2016 • CPE • CPE On-Demand, Download
This webinar will provide advisers to nonprofit organizations with a practical guide to the new FASB reporting requirements. The panel will discuss the specific changes to various financial reporting requirements required by the new standard, including the reduction in the number of net asset classe...
Charitable Donations of LLC and Limited Partnership Interests to Nonprofits
Avoiding Negative Tax Consequences for Public Charities, Private Foundations and Donor-Adv...
October 27, 2016 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide nonprofit organization professionals and counsel with a practical guide to the planning and reporting implications involved when a donor contemplates gifting an interest in a partnership or an LLC to an exempt organization. The panel will outline gifting impacts to donors,...
UDFI for Exempt Organizations: Reporting Unrelated Debt-Financed Income on Form 990-T
Avoiding Costly Allocation Mistakes in the Sale of Encumbered Property
February 3, 2016 • CPE, EA • CPE On-Demand, Download
This webinar will provide tax professionals and advisers to exempt organizations with a thorough and comprehensive practical guide to calculating and reporting unrelated debt financed income (UDFI) and unrelated business taxable income (UBTI) rising from the sale of property financed with debt. The...
Navigating Foreign Activities Reporting Requirements for Exempt Organizations: Form 990 Sc...
Identifying Required Disclosures and Tracking Location and Nature of Foreign Accounts For...
January 6, 2016 • CPE, EA • CPE On-Demand, Download
This webinar will provide an in-depth exploration into the determinations, calculations, disclosures and tax reporting of foreign investments, accounts and activities held or engaged in by nonprofit/exempt organizations. The panel will offer practical guidance into identifying foreign investments th...
Sampling Strategies in Circular A-133 Audits: Ensuring Compliance
Developing an Audit Sampling Plan, Analyzing and Reporting Deviations, and Distinguishing...
December 16, 2015 • CPE • Download
This webinar will prepare Single Audit auditors to understand sampling concepts applicable to an audit conducted under OMB Circular A-133 and help you apply these concepts to the compliance audit component of a Single Audit.
501(c)(7) Tax-Exempt Social Club Organizations: Mastering Tax and Operational Requirements
Reporting Nonmember and Nontraditional Income, Keeping Within Safe Harbor, and Defending I...
November 23, 2015 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will give a detailed overview of the accounting and operational requirements of an IRC 501(c)(7) "social club" organization. The panel will offer concrete illustrations of "non-member" and "nontraditional income," review the safe harbors for unrelated income, and provide guidance on res...
Non-Profit Supporting Organizations: Mastering the Exempt Rules of IRC 509(a)(3)
Understanding Life Cycle and Tax Issues of Supporting Organizations
October 20, 2015 • CLE, CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will examine the tax and accounting issues specific to IRC Section 509(a)(3) "supporting organizations" and will discuss preparation of Schedule A relating to supporting organizations. The panel will review the "organizational," "operational," and "control" tests prescribed by those reg...
Mastering Form 990 Schedule G: Reporting Fundraising and Gaming Activities for Nonprofits
Navigating Accounting, Tax Reporting and UBTI Rules
September 9, 2015 • CPE, EA • Download
This webinar will provide accounting and tax professionals advising tax-exempt organizations with the tools and understanding to properly report fundraising and gaming activities on Schedule G of Form 990 or Form 990-EZ. The panel will perform a "deep dive" of the accounting calculations and tax rep...
Accounting for Contributions, Pledges, Grants and Donations to Non-Profits
Navigating the Uncertainties Surrounding FAS 116 and FAS 117
May 20, 2015 • CPE • Download
This webinar will provide non-profits' tax advisors with a review the material terms of accounting standards and guidance on accounting for contributions, donations, pledges and grants to non-profits. The panel will also provide insights and perspectives into facing practical challenges that aren't...
Form 1023 and the Toughest Compliance Challenges
Clearing the Hurdles When 501(c)(3) Organizations Apply for Tax Exempt Status
October 23, 2013 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will offer an in-depth review for accounting pros and tax preparers who work with non-profit organizations and other clients seeking to qualify for tax exempt status on Form 1023. The panel will equip the attendees with approaches for overcoming Form 1023 and its schedules' tough...
Statements of Functional Expenses for Non-Profits
Best Practices for Categorizing and Reporting Expenses Under Accounting Standards
August 21, 2013 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will provide non-profit finance professionals and their advisors with a review of current trends related to the statement of functional expenses (SFEs) and best practices for creating an effective statement of functional expenses.
Non-Profits and Sales Tax Exemptions on Purchases and Sales
Navigating Variations in how States Award and Administer Exemptions and Apply Nexus Rules
June 19, 2013 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will provide nonprofit advisors with a review of commonalities and exceptions in how states currently qualify non-profit organizations for sales tax exemptions on their purchases and sales, administer the tax break, and apply nexus rules and other general sales tax standards.
Independence Disclosure Challenges With Form 990
Navigating Reporting Rules for Directors, Transactions and Compensation Amid Intense IRS S...
June 13, 2013 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will focus on important and much-watched non-profit independence disclosures on Form 990 and its schedules, against a backdrop of heightened oversight by IRS auditors--and by donors, lenders and the marketplace.
Non-Profit M&A: Benefits and Pitfalls
Analyzing Tax, Accounting and Business Aspects of Partnerships With Other NPOs
February 20, 2013 • CLE, CPE • Download
This teleconference will provide advisors to non-profits with a review of the business and regulatory benefits and risks of a broad variety of mergers and acquisitions, partnerships, and other business ventures among non-profits.
OMB Circular A-110: Overcoming Post-Grant Challenges
Leveraging Key Cost Reimbursement Principles for Non-Profits Accepting Federal Grants
July 25, 2012 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will prepare advisors to non-profits to effectively meet the costing principals, management procedures and creation of internal controls required when a non-profit receives a federal grant.
Circular A-122: Navigating Cost Principles With Federal Grants
Ascertaining Whether Rent, Personnel and Other Costs Charged to Grants are Allowable
November 22, 2011 • CPE • Download
The teleconference will provide advisors to non-profits with a review of the material terms of OMB Circular A-122 and the practical realities of evaluating whether a particular cost can be charged to the government agency awarding the grant.
Lobbying by Non-Profit Clients: Navigating Federal and State Regulations
Complying With Lobbying Activity Tests, Limits, Registration and Reporting
October 19, 2011 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will provide accounting advisors with a solid framework for complying with federal regulation and guidance on permissible lobbying by non-profits. The panel will also offer practical examples and discuss trends in state oversight.
Non-Profit Challenges With Alternative Investments and Restricted Funds
Making Defensible Valuations and Well-Crafted Disclosures in Financials
September 7, 2011 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will provide accounting advisors with a review of applicable standards and best practices for valuations and disclosures of non-profits' alternative investments and donor-restricted funds. The panel will also discuss potential audit issues with such investments.
Non-Profit Cost Allocation Plan Strategies
Crafting an Effective Plan to Distribute Direct and Indirect Expenses
July 26, 2011 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will prepare accounting advisors to work effectively with non-profit organizations on a comprehensive approach to create a cost allocation plan that meets the goals of internal NPO management and the requirements of outside government agencies and donors.
Non-Profit Endowments and ASC 958-205 (FAS 117-1): Compliance Challenges
Making Tough Decisions on Asset Classification and Disclosures
July 13, 2011 • CPE • Download
This teleconference will provide accounting advisors with an in-depth analysis of FASB's asset classification standards for non-profit endowments and will explore common compliance challenges to date in preparing future financial statements.
IRS Audits of Non-Profits
Preparing for Auditors' Red Flags With Income, Activities and Business Relationships
December 21, 2010 • CPE • Download
This webinar will prepare advisors on IRS audits of non-profits in the current economic climate and on preparing a proactive approach with respect to federal audits.
Retirement Plan Audit Strategies
Revising Audit Roadmaps Based on 403(b) Regs, Form 5500 Changes and New Transitional Guida...
November 17, 2010 • CPE • Download
This webinar will provide accounting advisors with alternatives and best practices to improve audit planning for non-profit retirement plans and for filing Form 5500 and financials under the revised 403(b) regulations and transitional guidance.
Risk Assessments for Non-Profit Organizations
Identifying and Mitigating Unique Risks to Improve Internal Controls and Transparency
February 10, 2010 • CPE • Download
This webinar will review the factors an accounting advisor must include to ensure a well-executed risk assessment or audit tailored to the non-profit organization.
FASB Statement 164: Accounting for Non-Profit Mergers and Acquisitions
Preparing for New Standards on Combinations, Accounting Methods and Disclosures
September 16, 2009 • CPE • Download
This seminar will provide an in-depth review of FASB Statement 164 and offer guidance and best practices to advisors for non-profit organizations on proper accounting and disclosures in mergers and acquisitions.
Non-Profit Organization Investment Policies
Revising Policies and Practices to Recognize and Control New Market Risks
July 23, 2009 • CPE • Download
This seminar will outline steps for non-profit advisors to craft a general strategy for working with investment committees and trustees to scrutinize and revise investment policies.
New IRS 403(b) Regulations
Compliance Strategies to Meet the Non-Profit Retirement Plan Requirements
April 23, 2009 • CPE • Download
This seminar will provide the bottom line for accounting professionals on all new and anticipated revisions to the Section 403(b) regulations on non-profits' employee retirement plans.
SAS Nos. 104-111 for Non-Profits: Mastering the Risk Assessment Standards
Evaluating Unique Risks, Designing Effective Internal Controls, and Assuring Compliance
March 19, 2009 • CPE • Download
This seminar will provide a detailed examination of how SAS 104-111 reshapes auditing firms' examinations of non-profit organizations and will offer approaches to deal with the most frequently faced challenges in analyzing their special risks and controls.