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Divide and Conquer: How Joint Cost Allocating Works
Posted by Sarah Hopkins on June 14, 2019
In many cases, your nonprofit is allowed to allocate costs between fundraising and other functions as long as you meet three joint activities criteria. What are they?
Should Employers Allow Emotional Support Animals in the Workplace?
Posted by Stephanie Wilkinson on June 14, 2019
Many people have long recognized and cherished the emotional support available from their pets. An emerging category of service animal is a psychiatric service dog.
IRS Expands Self-Correction and Determination Letter Programs for Retirement Plans
Posted by Thomas Burns on June 13, 2019
The IRS recently expanded two existing programs for tax-qualified retirement plans — the Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System (EPCRS) and the determination letter (DL) program for individually designed plans.
D&O Insurance: Some FAQs for Nonprofits
Posted by Robert Torella on June 13, 2019
Whom and what does D&O liability insurance cover? How can you keep policy costs down? Does your nonprofit really need this coverage? These are just a few of the questions we answer.
Does Your Nonprofit Adequately Protect Whistleblowers?
Posted by Peter DeSabio on June 12, 2019
Your whistleblower policy should be tailored to your nonprofit’s unique circumstances, but there are several provisions that belong in every policy.
When You Have Substantial Doubts About Your Nonprofit’s Future
Posted by Cathleen Karpik on June 12, 2019
If you’ve analyzed your nonprofit’s condition and determined that it won’t survive another year, disclose your doubts in your organization’s financial statements. We explain the process.
Close-Up On Financial Statements
Posted by Douglas Muth on June 12, 2019
There are three types of financial statements. One is the income statement. Can you name the other two?
EEOC Spotlights Disability Discrimination Claims
Posted by Stephanie Wilkinson on June 12, 2019
Federal and state laws have been designed to protect disabled individuals from discrimination.
BDO Nonprofit Standard | Spring 2019
Posted by Donna Gonser on June 11, 2019
Take a look at the Spring 2019 BDO Nonprofit Standard.
Comparing Internal and External Audits
Posted by Sara Dayton on June 03, 2019
Internal and external auditors provide complementary coverage of financial matters that can help you make informed business decisions. What’s the difference between them?