Arts & Cultural

Lumsden McCormick is committed to serving the arts and culture organizations that help enrich our Western New York region. Our nonprofit team has served hundreds of nonprofit organizations over the years, including arts and cultural organizations. You can count on us to focus on meeting compliance requirements, minimizing unrelated business income, mitigating risk, and maintaining all Uniform Guidance standards. You’ll find our nonprofit team of certified public accountants accessible and focused on your operations and financial goals.

Our services to arts and cultural nonprofits include:

Audit and Assurance Services

Tax Services

  • Forms 990 and CHAR500
  • Form 1099 series filings
  • Unrelated Business Income Taxes (UBIT)

Consulting Services

  • Alternative investments
  • Bonding and other financing
  • Employee and executive compensation
  • Enterprise risk management
  • For-profit subsidiary corporations
  • Forensic accounting and investigations
  • Initial formation and exemption applications
  • Institutional investing and policies
  • Rate reimbursement
  • Strategic planning
  • Software selection and support 

For more information about our accounting and consulting services for nonprofit organizations, contact Donna Gonser or complete the form below.

Services Leaders

Peter DeSabio

Peter J. DeSabio, CPA

Donna Gonser

Donna M. Gonser, CPA

Robert Torella

Robert S. Torella, CPA


Upcoming Events

AuditWatch University Level 3

AuditWatch University Level 3

May 23, 2020

AuditWatch University Level 3: Beginning In-Charge Training prepares auditors to take in-field responsibility for an audit engagement. It mixes discussion with case studies to provide an in-depth look at designing and completing the key steps in an audit.

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AuditWatch University Level 2

AuditWatch University Level 2

May 23, 2020

AuditWatch Level 2: Experience Staff Training introduces auditors to the complete audit process and plan. It focuses on ways for staff and senior accountants to significantly participate in the risk assessment procedures, including efforts surrounding internal controls.

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