A Summary of Updated Guidance on the Federal Perkins Loan Program
January 19, 2022 - Institutions with Perkins Loans that have been in default for more than two years must assign these loans to the Department of Education or purchase them by June 30, 2022, unless the institution has documentation that borrowers are making payments toward the loans.
Understanding Your Employee Benefit Plan Responsibilities Under the New Standard
December 14, 2021 - If your organization sponsors a large employee benefit plan and is subject to an audit, be aware of these six employee benefit plan responsibilities you have under new auditing standard SAS 136.
“Cybersecurity Is Never Boring”: A Conversation with Lisa Traina
December 14, 2021 - CapinTech Partner Lisa Traina is retiring after an incredible career that has had a positive and far-reaching impact. She discusses what has — and hasn’t — changed in cybersecurity over the years, insight gained as an early adopter of remote work, and what lies ahead.
Remind Donors About the Special Charitable Tax Benefit Available Through December 31
December 14, 2021 - Now is a good time to remind your donors who do not itemize their deductions that they could receive a charitable contribution deduction of up to $600 on cash donations made to qualifying charitable organizations by the end of 2021.
How Nonprofits Can Manage Change with Financial Technology
December 13, 2021 - Creating a proactive strategy and implementing best practices for change management can help create a successful environment for your organization to get the most out of a new financial system. These steps can help.
What We’ve Learned from Recent Cyber Breaches
October 22, 2021 - Organizations are plagued with cyber threats, and understanding the current trends in recent cyber breaches can help your organization tighten your cyber defenses against the top risks. Here are four key lessons from recent breaches.
Privacy by Design for Nonprofits
October 22, 2021 - Learn how Privacy by Design can help your organization better capture and mitigate risks, understand your data, demonstrate compliance, and respect individual privacy.
Pulse Check: Is it Time to Update Your Spending Policy?
October 22, 2021 - The events of the past year have shed light on some reasons why an organization might consider updating its spending plan. Here are a few examples of scenarios that might trigger a policy revision and best practices your organization can apply.
General Form 1099-NEC and 1099-MISC Preparation Guidelines
October 7, 2021 - We often receive questions about IRS Forms 1099-NEC and 1099-MISC. These guidelines can help your organization determine which form to use in various circumstances.
2021 Compliance Supplement Changes That Impact Higher Education Audits
September 23, 2021 - The 2021 Compliance Supplement includes changes to programs that specifically impact the audits of institutions of higher education. While these aren’t new regulations, they are new audit requirements that must be tested. Here’s a look at the changes.