Unrelated Business Activities, FIN 48, and Uncertain Tax Positions
Over the past few years, the IRS has continually stated that they are ramping up compliance in the area of unrelated business income tax reporting for exempt organizations.
Five Ways to Make an Audit Easier
We’ve put together five tips to help make an audit less painful and provide you with maximum benefit.
New White Paper Looks at the Current Top 5 Higher Ed Issues
The Spring edition of our 2015 Higher Education Update provides information and insight on the top issues currently being discussed in higher education.
Nonprofit Issues Newsletter, Summer 2015
Topics in this issue include reporting health plan coverage to employees and the IRS, cyber security, and what nonprofits need to know about corporate sponsorships.
Not-for-Profit Financial Reporting 3.0: New FASB Exposure Draft
Even with the challenge of learning a new framework and educating others, this may be an update to welcome.
Nonprofit Issues Newsletter, Spring 2015
The Spring 2015 edition of our Nonprofit Issues newsletter includes articles on proposed changes to not-for-profit financial reporting, building a stronger internal audit function, the COSO Framework update, and how to identify capacity gaps within your organization.
New AICPA Not-For-Profit Section to Provide Key Resources
The AICPA has created a new Not-For-Profit Member Section designed to provide information and resources to those who work in and for this industry.
Important Update on Employer Health Insurance Premium Reimbursement/Payment Plans
February 20, 2015 - For many years, employers were able to directly pay for, or reimburse employees for, the premiums of health insurance policies purchased by an employee without the employee being taxed. This favorable treatment changed effective January 1, 2014. Employers offering premium reimbursement plans are not complying with the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and may be subject to substantial penalties.
Board Review and Approval of Form 990-series Returns
The governing boards of many higher education institutions are not aware of the information being reported on Form 990-series returns.
2014 Higher Education Tax Reporting Trends Project
The 2014 edition of our annual higher education survey includes data and insight on the tax reporting implications for traveling performance music groups, hiring nonresident alien students, overseas activities, displaying art on campus, and more.