By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | February 23, 2017

You're Invited: Webinar Board Governance - A Board Member's Perspective

A strong board is the essential foundation of any effective nonprofit organizationand when there are gaps in board governance, that foundation falters. On Tuesday, February 28, join us for our second installment of the 2017 BDO KNOWLEDGE Nonprofit & Education webinar series on the secret to effective board leadershipfrom the perspective of seasoned board members.

By Robert Kaelber | February 21, 2017

IRS Focuses on Employment Tax Issues

By Lewis Sharpstone | February 15, 2017

The Importance of Civic Reach


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | February 07, 2017

Podcast: Lee Klumpp Talks FASB ASU on Nonprofit Consolidation

The FASB recently released an Accounting Standards Update around consolidation for nonprofit entities. Our own Lee Klumpp, former FASB fellow, was a recent guest on Accounting Todays podcast series, where he sat down with host Mike Cohn to discuss what this ASU means for...


By Laura Kalick | February 02, 2017

From the Archives: UBI Issues: Is Your Organization at Risk?

Update: We originally shared this post on risks related to Unrelated Business Income (UBI) back in 2014, and although time has passed, this topic should still be top-of-mind for many nonprofit organizations.


By Tammy Ricciardella | January 26, 2017

A Deeper Dive Into ASU 2016-14 Implementation Issues

Three of the nonprofit financial reporting areasinvestment expenses, liquidity and availability disclosures and internal net asset designationsthat will be impacted by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) ASU 2016-14, Not-for-Profit Entities (Topic 958...


By Lee Klumpp | January 12, 2017

[Infographic] Whats the Difference Between Nonprofit and For-Profit Accounting?

and why is it important for stakeholders to know?


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | January 06, 2017

Year in Review: Our Top Posts of 2016

On behalf of all of us at BDO, we wish you a happy and healthy New Year! Now that the bustle and festivities of the holiday season are behind us, were looking back at some of the most-read posts and hottest topics from the Nonprofit Standard blog during the past year and...


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | January 05, 2017

Webinar: The Changing World of Compliance Risk for Nonprofit Organizations

​Join us on Tuesday, January 24, from 1-2pm EST, for our first installment in the 2017 BDO Knowledge Nonprofit and Education webinar series.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | December 20, 2016

The Nonprofit Standard Winter 2016 Newsletter is Live!

As 2016 winds to a close, nonprofit organizations are turning their attention to what lies ahead next year. If getting up to date on nonprofit regulatory and tax issues is one of your New Years resolutions, be sure to check out the latest edition of the Nonprofit Standard...


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | December 15, 2016

Building a Resilient Organization a Toolkit for Nonprofit Boards to Manage Transformational Change

At some point in their lifecycle, most nonprofits will encounter a bump in the road that disrupts operations, the mission or their key leadership staff. And in many of these cases, the board must step in to manage change and, sometimes, make tough decisions about the...