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Not-for-Profit Certificate II
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Not-for-Profit Certificate II

Demonstrate your leadership in the not-for-profit (NFP) field. Get intermediate training on NFP accounting and financial reporting, governance and assurance, and tax compliance. This convenient certificate program appeals to all learning styles and levels and lets you work at your own pace.

$575.20 - $975
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NASBA Field of Study




CPE Credits



2 years

Product Number


 Business & partner 
MyCPE Manager compatible
Product Details

Hands-on application and strategy training for not-for-profit professionals

For those with a solid foundation in the core knowledge areas of nonprofit financials, Not-for-Profit Certificate II offers the hands-on application and strategic knowledge you need to advance to the next level of nonprofit financial responsibility.

Whether you work for or with a nonprofit, this 30-hour CPE program will help you apply proven best-practices to diverse nonprofit environments.

Good work requires good tools

This unique training program provides new and better insights to strengthen your financials, enhance your compliance with accounting rules, and implement best practices for all aspects of nonprofit financials, including accounting & financial reporting, governance & assurance, and tax compliance.

Courses included in this program

Not-for-Profit Certificate II - Tax Compliance

Spotlight your accomplishment online

Successful completion earns a digital badge you can showcase anywhere on the web — including LinkedIn, your company's website or online resume. Your Certificate and digital badge information will be sent to you once you've completed the program.

Build the practical, marketable skills you need by earning one of our popular Not-for-Profit Certificates.

Key Topics
  • Tax compliance considerations, including fully updated information related to the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act
  • Key factors in defining and measuring mission success, including performance measurement, risk assessment, benchmarking, cash flow management, and forecasting
  • Financial statement preparation for not-for-profit organizations
  • Core IRS Form 990 preparations
  • Budgeting for not-for-profit organizations
  • Strategic planning for not-for-profit organizations
  • Design and management of internal controls
Learning Outcomes
  • Prepare a complete set of NFP financial statements, a budget, a strategic plan, and the core IRS Form 990 and supplemental materials.
  • Analyze financial statements to assess an NFP’s financial health.
  • Evaluate facts and circumstances to determine whether a tax-exempt organization has reporting requirements or a tax liability for unrelated business income tax (UBIT).
  • Apply techniques to effectively steward an NFP's resources to achieve mission success, including performance measurement, risk assessment and response strategies, benchmarking, cash flow management, and forecasting.
  • Identify a process to assess, design, implement and monitor internal controls.
Credit Info
CPE Credits
NASBA Field of Study
Auditing, Behavioral Ethics, Business Management and Organization, Finance, Taxes
Experience working in or with the not-for profit industry
This is a digital product. With full paid access the content will be available to you for 2 years after purchase date.
Digital Badge
After completing the course, you will receive a digital badge that can be easily shared with your professional network
Yellow Book Hours
For more information, please refer to CPE requirements and NASBA sponsorship information
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