Introducing The Capin Center for Nonprofit Excellence
March 21, 2023 - We are very pleased to announce today that The Global Center for Nonprofit Excellence, which joined CapinCrouse in 2022, is now The Capin Center for Nonprofit Excellence.
How to Disclose Cash Deposits In Excess of FDIC Insurance
March 15, 2023 - Organizations are required to include a financial statement disclosure regarding cash deposits in excess of FDIC insurance. Here is information about the disclosure, including an example.
IRS Provides Clarification on the Qualified Appraisal Requirement for Cryptocurrency Contributions
February 27, 2023 - Although cryptocurrency may be traded on an exchange with readily available market quotations, the IRS’s position is that cryptocurrency is not a security and gifts of cryptocurrency must be substantiated by a qualified appraisal.
What’s Your Organization’s Fraud Risk?
Fraud can wreak tremendous damage not just on a nonprofit’s finances, but on its reputation and donor confidence as well. The latest fraud statistics include trends and warning signs nonprofits should be aware of.
Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2022: Resources and Tips
October 26, 2022 - Get helpful cybersecurity resources and tips related to four key behaviors: enabling multi-factor authentication (MFA), using strong passwords, recognizing and reporting phishing, and updating software.
New IRS Sign-in Process for Form 990-N Filers
August 24, 2022 - Starting in August 2022, the IRS has implemented a new sign-in process for nonprofit entities that file Form 990-N, Electronic Notice for Tax-Exempt Organizations (e-Postcard).
Educators Can Deduct Up to $300 in Out-of-Pocket Classroom Expenses in 2022
August 24, 2022 - For 2022, the maximum expense deduction eligible educators may take for qualifying out-of-pocket classroom expenses has increased to $300. This is the first time the educator expense deduction has increased since it was enacted in 2002.
CapinCrouse Church Insights: Effective Succession Planning
July 14, 2022 - Succession planning is important for all organizations, including churches. In our new CapinCrouse Church Insights video, Ken Tan, Partner, outlines eight elements of an effective succession plan.
Financial Leadership at Nonprofits: Understanding Roles and Responsibilities
July 13, 2022 - While nonprofit organizations frequently use the titles of chief financial officer, controller, and director of finance synonymously, they are very distinct roles with different duties and skill sets. Here's a look at key responsibilities for each.
QuickBooks: The End of an Era or the Start of a New Opportunity?
June 27, 2022 - Intuit has discontinued access to add-on services for QuickBooks Desktop for Windows 2019 and is no longer providing support or security updates. While we know this change may cause concern for long-time QuickBooks Desktop users, it’s also a good opportunity to assess your organization’s needs and options.