posts tagged as Form 990


By Marc Berger | December 19, 2018

Guidance Released on Taxable Income from Parking and Other Fringe Benefits

Following massive federal tax reform last year, many nonprofits faced the daunting requirement to calculate, report and pay income tax for the first time. Recently, the Treasury Department released guidance designed to help nonprofits... read more


By Michael Conover | October 10, 2018

Pay Data for ‘Similarly Qualified Persons in Comparable Positions at Similarly Situated Organizations’ —"We’ve got that don’t we?”

Finding and using good data to make critical executive compensation decisions at your nonprofit requires a thoughtful examination of your organization and its positions. Learn how your organization can identify and leverage good... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | September 14, 2018

Nonprofits' New Commuter Headache: Tax on Transportation Benefits

Does your tax-exempt organization provide transportation and parking benefits to employees? If so, you may have another commuter headache: a new tax. Under the tax reform law, many nonprofits that provide transportation and parking... read more


By Marc Berger | July 27, 2018

Significant Rule Change for Tax-Exempt Organizations Reporting Donor Information

New IRS guidelines eliminate the need for certain tax-exempt organizations to report donor information in their annual tax filings. The move is designed to reduce compliance costs for organizations and the IRS, and to keep donor... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | October 26, 2017

IRS Issues 2018 Work Plan for Tax Exempt Organizations

What do non-profits need to know now to prepare for 2018? With the 2018 Work Plan for Tax Exempt Organizations now released, Laura Kalick says now is the perfect time for organizations to review their records, read up on 2018 changes for... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | May 04, 2017

Supporting Organizations Could Be Putting Their Charity Designation at Risk

Supporting organizations have been subject to scrutiny over the last few years, and are increasingly left wondering if their current activities will fall within published rules. If their designation changes, these organizations would... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 10, 2017

The Spring Nonprofit Standard Newsletter is Live!

To catch up on the latest governance, tax and sustainability issues in the nonprofit industry, take a look through the Spring issue of BDO's Nonprofit Standard newsletter. 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


By Robert Kaelber | February 21, 2017

IRS Focuses on Employment Tax Issues During Tax Exempt Organization Audits

With tax filing season well underway, organizations of all sizes are beginning to identify areas of potential noncompliance, and for nonprofits, a common culprit is employment tax issues. read more


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. read more