posts tagged as Private Foundations


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... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | October 27, 2016

Top 5 Considerations for Choosing a Donor Advised Fund vs. Private Foundation

Donor advised funds (DAF), which are often explored as alternatives to establishing a private foundation, have garnered a lot of attention in recent years. In fact, Fidelity Charitable recently reported that DAFs now outnumber... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | October 20, 2016

The Fall Nonprofit Standard Newsletter is Live, In Case You Missed It

With #GivingTuesday right around the corner, it’s critical that nonprofits prioritize their fiscal health to make the most of the busiest fundraising season of the year. For insights to help you check the temperature on your nonprofit’s... read more


By Jeff Schragg | August 12, 2016

International Grantmaking Issues for Nonprofits

It’s clear the conduct of foreign employees can have a real impact on an organization’s ability to carry out its mission and maintain its reputation. read more


By Joan Vines | August 04, 2016

New Deferred Compensation Regulations

The IRS recently released proposed regulations that provide guidance for the nonqualified deferred compensation arrangements of tax-exempt organizations. read more


By Laura Kalick | June 29, 2016

Nonprofit Tax Legislation Addresses Donor Privacy and the Charitable Deduction

While a slim summer schedule has the House and Senate on extended recesses through much of July and August, legislators continue to introduce and vote on bills addressing noteworthy concerns in the nonprofit industry, with consequences... read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | May 27, 2016

10 Common Self-Dealing Mistakes Private Foundations Make

What may seem like a simple transaction could pose a big problem for private foundations. read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | May 05, 2015

You’re Invited: Measuring and Monitoring Program Impact and Outcomes – What You Need to Know

Please join BDO for our third session in the 2015 BDO KNOWLEDGE Nonprofit and Education Webinar Series, “Measuring and Monitoring Program Impact and Outcomes – What You Need to Know.” read more


By Laura Kalick | February 12, 2015

Tax Proposals for Exempt Organizations to Watch in 2015

We’re now halfway through the first quarter, and 2015 has already seen a slew of legislative proposals that could considerably impact exempt organizations. read more


By Nonprofit Practice Leaders | November 25, 2014

Results from Reader Survey: Which Issues Are on Your Radar for 2015?

It’s been an eventful year for the nonprofit sector. Following systemic healthcare reform, technological transformations and potential changes to the U.S. tax code, many organizations are busy reflecting on the past year and evaluating... read more