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Avoiding Month-End Stress: Survival Tips for Nonprofit Financial Management

If your team feels stressed out and spends too much time doing manual data entry and manipulating multiple reports in Excel, here are three reasons a cloud-based nonprofit financial management solution might be for you.
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Nonprofit Financial Reporting: How to Achieve Deep, Wide, and Real-Time Visibility

Today’s nonprofit leaders need access to real-time financial information and easy-to-understand reports offering insights that help them make good stewardship decisions. Organizations face a number of reporting and compliance challenges in an increasingly complex funding environment. CEOs and nonprofit boards want the CFO to step up to a highly strategic role. Unfortunately, many CFOs are stuck as the gatekeeper of financial information and the organization’s historical scorekeeper—endlessly trying to crank out backward-looking reports for review.
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Is Your Nonprofit Prepared for the New FASB Requirements?

In response to the new FASB 958 reporting guidelines, Sage Intacct added new prebuilt compliance reports and dashboards to support your NFP organization.
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Tax Reform and Charitable Giving: Four Reasons Why Nonprofit Donations Should Grow

Last year, Congress passed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act—one of the largest reforms to the U.S. tax code in many years. This will be the first tax year that changes take effect, and many nonprofit organizations have wondered about the impact of tax reform on charitable giving.
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The State of Nonprofit Healthcare: The Mandate for Efficiency

Don’t let inefficient, manual, time-consuming processes stall the performance of your nonprofit healthcare business.
Kishore Bhamidipati
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New FASB Standards for Nonprofit Organizations

On August 18, 2016, FASB released the much anticipated Accounting Standards Update (ASU 2016-14): “Presentation of Financial Statements of Not-for-Profit Entities”.
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See Your Way to Mission Success

I'm back from Intacct Advantage 2015 where we launched Intacct’s Digital Board Book for Fundraising. This new digital board book automates the calculation of operational fundraising insights, using real-time transactional data from systems of record, including Intacct and Salesforce.

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Join Us at the AICPA Not For Profit Conference

The AICPA Not for Profit Conference is quickly approaching. This is an annual event where you'll get a comprehensive update for the coming year, and the industry’s top experts will answer your questions and provide insight and perspective from key thought leaders.

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The State of the Nonprofit Sector: NFF Releases 2015 Survey Results

The Nonprofit Finance Fund (NFF) launched its initial ‘State of the Sector’ survey in 2008, when economic crisis threatened the viability of many organizations. The last few years have seen some stabilization and recovery for nonprofit organizations and nonprofits are adding jobs and finding time and resources to focus on strategic initiatives.

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Best Practice Trends for Nonprofits: Automating Your Processes

This is the final post in this series on nonprofit best practice trends. We’ve covered some key areas that you’ll want to make sure to consider as you plan and execute in the coming year. This week’s topic is automating your processes.

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