Zen Mensch Accounting

RAISE THE MOST, COAST TO COAST?
NON-PROFIT REGISTRATION HEADACHES

Think it’s easy being a non-profit? (NOT!) There is the constant struggle for funding, which gets harder as times get leaner.  There is finding the right people for a productive, engaged board that still gives proper authority to staff — a fine line. Now comes another possible headache — multi-state registration. Typically a local non-profit
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Business Basics for Startups

The enclosed slides are from a webinar Rich Streitfeld delivered for Social Enterprise Greenhouse on May 6, 2015. In it he outlines some of the issues to consider when starting out on your own. We thought it would be useful to share.  

Pacioli Father Of Accounting

Should you have an audit?
Do you need an audit?

As you may know, the accounting profession has adopted new standards for audits that have materially increased the cost of all audits for years ending after December 15, 2007. These new audit standards are mandatory and have caused the cost of audits to increase 15% – 20% – 30% or more because of the additional
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Advice to Businesspeople Who are New
to Nonprofit Boards

As advisors to nonprofit organizations ALSD often encourages them to strengthen their boards by adding qualified businesspeople.  But for the businesspeople themselves – what to expect? Author Gayle Gifford has been helping our clients for years.  For Gayle, “nonprofits are a commitment to our society to create a more just and peaceful world of hope,
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