Detailed, practical coverage of GAAP, tailored to not-for-profit organizations
Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2015 is a thorough examination of the authoritative standards for measurement, presentation, and disclosure as applied to not-for-profit organizations. Clear and concise, this user-friendly guide explains the fundamentals of GAAP in an easily-accessible format that includes flowcharts and diagrams to help facilitate the reader's understanding of the material presented, including a financial statement disclosure checklist to confirm GAAP adherence. Designed specifically for accountants in public practice and industry, this guide covers all relevant FASB and AICPA guidelines, to provide a complete reference tool for auditors who need a comprehensive understanding of GAAP for not-for-profit organizations.
Due to these organizations' unique characteristics, not-for-profit accountants must adhere to specific Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. These requirements are complex and ever evolving, but Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2015 brings them together in a single volume that contains the most up-to-the-minute information available.
Refine basic financial statements, including Financial Position, Activities, and Cash Flow
Tackle not-for-profit-specific issues like fundraising, noncash contributions, affiliations, and pledges
Tailor accounting methods to the specific type of organization, with budgeting, tax reporting, and regulatory advice
Discover how general accounting topics like assets, mergers, and liabilities are applied to not-for-profit organizations