Accounting and Reporting for Not-for-Profit Organizations

Description

Do you need to enhance your not-for-profit accounting skills? Through a casestudy- intense, highly interactive, classroom environment, this CPE course provides you with the tools necessary to go beyond the theory and create value-added services for your clients. This course allows you to examine, evaluate and perform case studies which will enhance your working knowledge of fundamental not-forprofit accounting and reporting, presentation requirements, note disclosures unique to not-for-profits and options allowed under generally accepted accounting principles.

Highlights

  • Financial statement presentation
  • Statement of activities
  • Statement of financial position and statement of cash flow
  • Note disclosures
  • Contribution concepts
  • Contribution versus exchange transactions
  • Contributed services, facilities, and gifts in-kind
  • Collections
  • Functional expense and allocation of costs
  • Endowments
  • Operating versus non-operating
  • Split interest agreements and beneficial trusts
  • Relationships with other entities
  • Agency transactions
  • Programmatic investments
  • Common financial statement mistakes

Objectives

  • Identify major components of accounting and reporting in not-for-profit organizations.
  • Recognize appropriate accounting for recording and recognizing contributions.
  • Identify concepts related to valuation of contributed services and promises received near year-end.

Designed For

Auditors, practitioners and accounting and finance professionals of not-for-profit organizations


Leaders

Jeanette Bax-Kurtz

Jeanette Bax-Kurtz is the Founder and Owner of Andern Consulting LLC. She works with tax exempt organizations including government districts, minority and family-owned businesses assisting them to navigate the changes and regulations to help their organizations build their legacies in this ever changing world. She was the past partner and Director of Not-for-Profit and Regulatory Services for Mueller Prost, which she coordinated the firm's delivery of audit, tax and advisory services to tax exempt and other organizations, including not-for-profit, real estate, and healthcare industries. Her considerable knowledge base has been the source of assistance for many directors, trustees, government agencies, owners and consultants in solving challenges facing a dynamic environment. Jeanette is a graduate of University of Missouri, St. Louis with a B.S.B.A. concentration in Accounting and a Minor in Mathematics. She has more than 30 years of experience in public accounting. Jeanette is a Certified Public Accountant in the States of Missouri, Illinois, and Nebraska. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants. Her focus on not-for-profit organizations and highly regulated industries makes Jeanette a sought-after educator and speaker. She frequently teaches courses for the AICPA and is a guest lecturer at various universities, CPA firms and other organizations. In addition to her professional affiliations, Jeanette serves as a board member for Belleville Diocesan Finance Council, Brace for Impact 46, Pujols Family Foundation, Resourceful Living and Women of Wisdom. She also devotes a considerable amount of time to providing services and volunteering for a variety of tax-exempt organizations. Jeanette is a recipient of the Association's Outstanding Facilitator Award