Revisiting GLBA: Important Updates
May 12, 2022 - If your higher education institution receives federal funds, it’s important to understand recent updates to the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act and how they may affect your institution’s compliance. This article provides an overview of the changes.
Nonprofit Issues Newsletter, April 2022
April 28, 2022 - Insight on implementing the new accounting standard for leases, reporting contributions of cryptocurrency, engaging donors, and more.
Implementing the New Accounting Standard for Leases: Part Two
April 27, 2022 - The second article in our series walks you through three important steps in implementing the new accounting standard for leases: determining the lease term, discount rate, and classification.
Employee Retention Credit Assistance and Answers
April 26, 2022 - Many questions about the Employee Retention Credit (ERC) remain, including how to navigate through the rules and regulations to determine eligibility and what counts as qualified wages. CapinCrouse can help. Gain insight with our new video and FAQs.
Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Updates
April 25, 2022 - The performance period for all open Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (HEERF) grants with a balance of more than $1,000 has been extended through June 30, 2023. In addition, the HEERF reporting portal is now open through May 6, 2022.
Engaging Donors at Every Level: A Checklist
April 25, 2022 - As nonprofits continue to reimagine what their futures will look like, donor engagement strategies should be reevaluated and refined to ensure they keep up with these changes. Consider these five steps to support strong donor engagement at your organization.
How To Ensure Your Functional Expense Analysis Accurately Depicts Your Activities
April 25, 2022 - ASU 2016-14 required all not-for-profit entities to provide an analysis of expenses by their natural classification as well as their functional classification in one location in its financial statements. Here are some best practices to keep in mind to ensure your functional expense analysis accurately portrays your entity.
Gifts-in-Kind of Cryptocurrency: Applying FASB ASU 2020-07
April 19, 2022 - Learn about the requirements for reporting contributions of cryptocurrency under ASU 2020-07.
ED Provides Guidance on Direct Loan and Pell Grant Program Reconciliation
March 29, 2022 - The U.S. Department of Education Federal Student Aid Federal Student Aid office has released announcements with information about the requirements for Federal Direct Loan and Pell Grant Program reconciliations.
Requirements for Mandatory Direct Loan Reconciliations
March 28, 2022 - Learn about the mandatory reconciliation requirements for the Federal Direct Loan Program, including the types of reconciliations and their frequency and resolution.