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Not-For-Profit Financial Management and Reporting

In collaboration with the Center for Not-For-Profit Accounting and Financial Management.

This 10-session certificate program provides training in nonprofit financial accounting and management concepts and principles, as well as the many reporting requirements for individuals who work in or with nonprofit organizations. The program covers a wide range of nonprofit accounting, financial and regulatory concepts specific to the operations of nonprofit organizations.

Upon completion of this program, participants will learn:

  • NFP (nonprofit) formation and applying for tax exemption
  • Unique characteristics and terminology of nonprofit organizations
  • Board fiduciary responsibilities and compliance with NP revitalization act
  • Accounting system and control environment
  • How to classify and record grants and restricted contributions 
  • How to read and understand nonprofit financial statements and form 990
  • Proper and effective budgeting techniques
  • Handling a financial, regulatory or compliance audit

Program Outline:

  • nonprofit formation and applying for tax exemption
  • nonprofit accounting systems and control environment
  • budget development
  • nonprofit financial management and board responsibilities
  • nonprofit GAAP and Key elements of nonprofit financial statements
  • Recently approved changes to nonprofit GAAP by FASB
  • Employee/Independent Contractor Classification
  • Annual Returns (990, CHAR500, etc.)
  • Financial, Government and Regulatory Audits

Program Dates: Wednesdays, 6-8pm

October 2nd, 2019 - December 4th, 2019 (ten sessions)

February 12th, 2020 - April 22nd, 2020 (ten sessions) - [No Class on 4/8 for Passover]

Location: This program is offerred in midtown Manhattan: 247 West 36th Street and facilitated by Laurence Scot, MBA, CPA

Tuition: $1,300

Includes: Certificate of attendance and all class materials

For information and registration email