posts tagged as Legislation


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 | June 28, 2018

Negative Side Effects of Tax Reform for Life Sciences

The tax benefits of orphan drugs, R&D expenses and employee fringe benefits lose weight under the new tax law. How will tax implications impact your organizational strategies? read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | April 12, 2018

Nonprofits Can Apply SEC Guidance Related to Tax Reform – FASB Q&A

A recent Q&A issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) indicates that nonprofits can apply guidance from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for applying Topic 740, Income Taxes, as it relates to tax reform. read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | March 29, 2018

Six Tax Reform Issues Impacting Nonprofit Organizations

The new tax law profoundly impacts tax-exempt organizations. What are the top six tax reform-related issues nonprofits will need to address? Find out in BDO’s latest Nonprofit Standard blog post. read more


The Healthcare Revolution is Here: 8 Predictions for the Year Ahead

There’s a major development in the healthcare industry nearly every day. Here are our 9 predictions for what’s to come. read more


Tax Reform: What Repeal of ACA Individual Mandate Means & More

What does tax reform mean for healthcare organizations? It depends on whether you’re a for-profit or non-profit entity. We explain in this post. read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | February 12, 2018

3 Foundational Shifts in Healthcare

Three foundational shifts are behind major healthcare developments: mandates to choice, regulation to competition, and subsidies to actuarial soundness. Here’s what they mean for healthcare’s stakeholders. read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | January 29, 2018

What Life Sciences Companies Need to Know About Tax Reform

To help organizations navigate the issues most impactful and urgent to the life sciences industry, we’ve prepared a summary of the industry implications based on the signed legislation. read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | January 10, 2018

Webinar: Tax Reform—The Effect on Nonprofits

Tax reform is now a reality—is your nonprofit ready for the changes? Join BDO’s Nonprofit and Education practice leaders on Thursday, January 18 at 1 p.m. EST for our “Tax Reform—The Effect on Nonprofits” webinar to learn about the key... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | December 22, 2017

How Tax Reform Will Impact Nonprofits

In a dramatic push before the holidays, Congress passed a final tax reform bill on December 20, marking the largest change to U.S. tax policy in decades. This bill was positioned as a Christmas gift for Americans, but nonprofits may be... read more