Become a Not-For-Profit Section Member

Stay Current with the Not-for-Profit Section

Whether you work in a not-for-profit, serve one through your firm or volunteer for one, the organization depends on your financial expertise to help them make smart business decisions and fulfill their mission.

Understanding and applying guidance on financial reporting, assurance, tax compliance and governance are essential to the effort. The Not-for-Profit Section is here to give you a wide range of trusted resources, valuable tools and information to support you.

Exclusive Member Benefits

  • E-alerts covering breaking news on changes to NFP standards and regulations
  • NFP community for members, with opportunities for peer-to-peer learning and sharing
  • Save an additional 20% on certificates and other NFP publications and products through AICPA


See How the Not-for-Profit Section Supports You

Financial Reporting

  • Common errors in NFP financial statements
  • Example financial statements including footnotes
  • Articles such as Accounting for Contributions

Assurance Assurance

  • Example NFP Audit reports and documents (customizable documents and letters) 
  • Account workpaper templates to help reconcile accounts

Governance Governance

  • Grants management information (proposal management, cost recovery and reporting requirements) 
  • Finance committee charter template 
  • Example policies in key management areas (gift acceptance, document retention & destruction, code of ethics & more)

Tax Compliance Tax Compliance

  • Form 990 checklists and tips for avoiding Red Flags
  • GAAP vs. tax reporting — key differences in audit and reporting needs, reconciliation tips
  • Charitable solicitation and registration requirements


How to Join the Not-for-Profit Section