Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2015 is a thorough examinationof the authoritative standards for measurement, presentation, anddisclosure as applied to not-for-profit organizations. Clear andconcise, this user-friendly guide explains the fundamentals of GAAPin an easily-accessible format that includes flowcharts anddiagrams to help facilitate the reader's understanding of thematerial presented, including a financial statement disclosurechecklist to confirm GAAP adherence. Designed specifically foraccountants in public practice and industry, this guide covers allrelevant FASB and AICPA guidelines, to provide a complete referencetool for auditors who need a comprehensive understanding of GAAPfor not-for-profit organizations.
Due to these organizations' unique characteristics,not-for-profit accountants must adhere to specific GenerallyAccepted Accounting Principles. These requirements are complex andever evolving, but Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2015 bringsthem together in a single volume that contains the mostup-to-the-minute information available.
- Refine basic financial statements, including FinancialPosition, Activities, and Cash Flow
- Tackle not-for-profit-specific issues like fundraising, noncashcontributions, 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
Preparers and auditors of not-for-profit accounts must stayup-to-date on the latest GAAP practices to best serve theorganization, while complying with all disclosure, reporting, andregulatory requirements. Wiley Not-for-Profit GAAP 2015provides extensive coverage and practical advice on the latestGAAP, tailored to the not-for-profit organization's uniqueneeds.
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