posts tagged as Finance


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | August 24, 2017

With Limited Resources, Nonprofit Financial Data is Key

Running a nonprofit takes blood, sweat and tears—and a steady stream of funding. Nonprofit Standards, BDO’s first annual nonprofit benchmarking survey, looks closely at the key financial metrics nonprofits should watch to keep tabs on... read more


By Kristy VanderMolen | August 02, 2017

How to Create and Use Tribal Governments’ Financial Statements: New Guide

Tribal governments in the United States face unique challenges when it comes to financial reporting. Historically, accounting best practices haven’t taken these into account. read more


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. read more


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... read more


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... read more


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... read more


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... read more


By Tammy Ricciardella | May 22, 2017

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

In part two 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 dives deep into changes to expense... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | March 14, 2017

We Wrote the Book on Nonprofit Financial Reporting

Nonprofit financial reporting has never been more complicated. How to Read Nonprofit Financial Statements: A Practical Guide is a new book from BDO that helps nonprofits design and prepare financial statements that comply with the new... read more


By Laura Kalick | March 09, 2017

IRS Stresses New Processes at Annual Tax Exempt and Government Entities Meeting

After the recent IRS Tax Exempt and Government Entities Council Meeting, it's clear IRS auditors will focus on transparency, efficiency and effectiveness this year. To do this, the IRS has implemented new processes and rules all exempt... read more