Non-Profit Organizations

In today’s regulatory and legal climate, operating a non-profit organization is more challenging than ever. Let the non-profit accounting experts at Johnson, Mackowiak & Associates help.

Our firm has been providing accounting and auditing services to non-profit organizations for over 30 years. In fact, we’ve worked with most non-profits throughout Cattaraugus and Chautauqua counties, including:

  • Chautauqua Center
  • WCA Home
  • Chautauqua Tobacco Asset Securitization Corporation
  • Chadwick Bay Regional Development Corporation
  • 1891 Fredonia Opera House
  • State University of New York Athletic Conference
  • State University of New York Alumni Association
  • Shorewood Country Club
  • Batavia Housing
  • Lincoln Arms Housing
  • Local schools and libraries

At JMA, we can help you identify your board’s objectives and formulate a plan to provide effective and cost-efficient services. We can then leverage your available resources, skills and abilities to customize our offerings to your exact needs.

In addition, our firm stays up-to-date on the latest finance and tax issues impacting non-profits – all so we can reduce your liability and ensure you remain in compliance at all times.

Some areas we can help you with include:

  • Maintaining accounting records; preparing checks and disbursements; reconciling deposits and bank statements; maintaining capital asset records; and reporting for sales and income tax.
  • Compiling the information necessary to report financial activity and financial position.
  • Ensuring financial records are complete and accurate, and procedures are in place to identify and correct errors and omissions.
  • Ensuring policies and procedures are in place and being followed to safeguard assets against misappropriation and fraud.
  • Maintaining legal and regulatory compliance, such as completing and filing applications for non-profit status, as well as completing and filing the 990 tax forms essential to maintain non-profit status.
  • Assisting with preparation of budgets.
  • Determining staffing levels needed, and evaluating and designing fair and affordable compensation.
  • Providing interim financial reporting (monthly, quarterly, semi-annually), as well as investment portfolio analysis and reconciliations.

Contact us today to learn more about our accounting and tax planning services for non-profits.

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