• Q: What kinds of services could a CPA provide our not-for-profit organization?
    3/21/2016 8:01:45 PM

  • Q: There are dozens of CPAs listed in the ICPAS Find a CPA directory. How do I choose one?
    3/21/2016 8:02:13 PM

  • Q: If we are a small not-for-profit with a small budget, are we better off looking for a small accounting firm or an individual CPA? Are bigger firms more expensive?
    3/21/2016 8:04:08 PM

  • Q: What should I do if I have a problem or concern about a CPA who has been working with our organization?
    3/21/2016 8:04:55 PM

Not-for-Profit Audits FAQs

  • Q: We are a small not-for-profit organization and cannot afford an audit. What should we do? Do we have to get an audit every year?

  • Q: Why don’t firms do audits pro bono?

  • Q: Can the CPA on our board perform the audit?

  • Q: How much should our organization pay for an audit? Is it true that we will “get what we pay for”?

  • Q: How does a CPA decide how much to charge us for our audit?

  • Q: What are some things we can do as an organization to reduce the cost of our audit?

  • Q: How do we choose an auditor?

  • Q: Where can we get referrals for an auditor?

Not-for-Profit Accounting FAQs

  • Q: Are there accounting standards or Best Practices that not-for-profit organizations must follow?

  • Q: We are a new not-for-profit organization just beginning to set up our accounting systems. Where should we start? What is the best system for us?