Introduction to Not-For-Profit Entities: Accounting, Tax and Compliance Essentials

Online Course Available 24/7 CPE: 2.0 Format: On-Demand
COURSE DESCRIPTION

The Not-for-Profit sector is one of the fastest growing sectors in our economy. In this CPE course you will learn how accounting and finance professionals can apply their knowledge, skills and abilities to help NFPs accomplish their missions.

This CPE course will delve into the unique aspects of accounting, financial reporting, governance, and tax compliance issues that apply to NFPs. Topics covered will include an overview of NFP reporting standards, compliance requirements to obtain and maintain tax-exempt status, basic financial statement presentation, and accounting terminology unique to NFPs.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
When you complete this course, you will be able to:
Understand the differences between for-profit entities and NFPs
Recognize the various types of NFPs
Be familiar with NFP-specific terminology
Know the key financial statement presentation differences between for-profit entities and NFPs
Grasp the differences in the organizational structures of for-profit entities and NFPs
MAJOR TOPICS
The role of CPAs and finance professionals as trusted advisors working in and with NFP organization
NFP reporting standards
Compliance requirements to obtain and maintain tax-exempt status
Basic financial statement presentation
Terminology unique to NFPs
COURSE DETAILS
PROFESSIONAL AREAS OF FOCUS
Accounting & Auditing
CPE FIELD OF STUDY
Accounting (1.0 Credits) Business Management & Organization (1.0 Credits)
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
CPAs who are new to NFPs, entry-level staff in public accounting firms, seasoned professionals with limited exposure to NFPs, and NFP board members
INSTRUCTOR(S)
Karen Craig
PREREQUISITES
None
COURSE LEVEL
Basic

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$59.00
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NON-MEMBER


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$69.00
Price includes $xx early registration discount(s) - expires xx/xx
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