By Andrea Wilson | August 14, 2017

Good News for Stragglers: OMB Issues a Uniform Guidance Procurement Grace Period Extension

If you still need to update your procurement process to get compliant with the OMB’s Uniform Guidance—or if the changes you already made have given rise to new challenges—there’s good news for you. In May, the OMB implemented an additional grace period of one fiscal year for organizations to implement changes. Now that it’s down to the wire, we review best practices for getting in compliance.

By Kristy VanderMolen | August 02, 2017

Guide to Tribal Governments’ Financial Statements

By Tammy Ricciardella | July 26, 2017

Regulation Roundup – New Updates from the OMB


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | July 20, 2017

The Summer 2017 Nonprofit Standard Newsletter is Live!

For the latest news on nonprofit governance, M&A, and privacy issues, read the Summer edition of the Nonprofit Standard newsletter.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | July 13, 2017

Listen to our Annual Nonprofit Accounting and Auditing Update

Are you up to speed on the FASB and AICPA projects that could impact the nonprofit sector? Join us on Tuesday, July 25 at 1 pm EST, for our Annual Accounting and Auditing Update.


By Adam B. Cole | July 06, 2017

A Nonprofit Liquidity Crisis is Brewing

Nonprofit federal and state funding could be on the chopping block—and few organizations have enough operating reserves to fall back on. Data from Nonprofit Standards, our first annual nonprofit benchmarking survey, provides insight into the sector’s brewing liquidity crisis.


By Tammy Ricciardella | June 28, 2017

Part Three – A Deeper Dive into ASU 2016-14 Implementation Issues

In part three of a blog series on FASB Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2016-14, Not for Profit Entities (Topic 958): Presentation of Financial Statements of Not for-Profit Entities, Tammy Ricciardella reviews changes to the reclassification of assets after donor-imposed...


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | June 16, 2017

Webinar: International Tax Issues—Nonprofits Doing Business Abroad

Interested in learning more about foreign taxation risks for nonprofits? Join our webinar on June 27 from 1-2 p.m. EDT for a comprehensive look at international tax considerations for exempt organizations.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | June 12, 2017

Introducing BDO’s First Nonprofit Benchmarking Survey

To help nonprofits assess their key metrics, The BDO Institute for Nonprofit ExcellenceSM developed Nonprofit Standards, a benchmarking survey designed to provide tax-exempt organizations with a barometer to measure performance in key areas including strategic...


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | June 08, 2017

Podcast: Nonprofits, when should you consider M&A?

Nonprofit & Education practice Co-Leader Adam Cole recently joined New York Nonprofit Media’s podcast to discuss what’s driving M&A trends in the nonprofit sector. Listen in for insights on when to explore M&A and how to navigate pre-, mid- and post-merger considerations.


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | May 25, 2017

Webinar: Nonprofit CFOs Talk FASB ASU Implementation Issues

After the release of the FASB’S accounting standards update on the presentation of nonprofit financial statements, big changes are coming to nonprofit financial reporting. Join us on Tuesday, May 30, from 1-2pm ET for the next installment of the BDO KNOWLEDGE Nonprofit...