Category Archives: Audits and Finance

Payday Filing

Information about payday filing has been available for some time, and IRD have been pro-active in contacting small employers, but a number of small charities and non-profits who will be affected still appear to be uncertain about it. Payday filing … Continue reading

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Workshops, Seminars, Events, Other training,

NFP Governance Basics – workshop offered SELECTED CONFERENCES  now on a separate page  SELECTED EVENTS & COURSES Contact us to have your event included See also the Events Calendar 2019 NFP State of the Nation Seminar. In 2018 a successful series of … Continue reading

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FRAUD IN THE CHARITABLE SECTOR

DIA Charities Services have just published an interesting blog post with the above title. It contains a number of lessons for the non-profit and charitable sector, many of them learned the hard way! There are also links for further reading.  … Continue reading

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2018 Global Trends in Giving Report published

The 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report has just been published. The report is based upon a survey of over 6000 donors in 119 countries and summarises donor data across six continents  It examines the impact of technology, gender, generation, ideology, … Continue reading

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Free accounting assistance for NonProfits in Auckland

SOURCE: ANCAD Auckland Community Accounting Seeking Not for Profits Auckland Community Accounting will be training additional senior accounting students from Massey University in July to work with Not for Profits for the 2nd Semester August onwards. Auckland Community Accounting is a … Continue reading

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Impact Investing

Q: What is Impact Investing? A: This is not a subject with which NFP Resource is very familiar so we have undertaken some basic research. Impact Investing may be defined as “Investments made into companies, organizations, and funds with the … Continue reading

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Scholarship offered for Accountants

Professional accounting body CPA Australia is a global organisation that provides a pathway to being professionally qualified as an accountant. CPA Australia have recently introduced a full scholarship for any accountants working in the Not for Profit space in NZ.  Up … Continue reading

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Free accounting assistance for registered charities on 1 May

THIS OFFER IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE. DIA Charities are offering registered charities accounting assistance at their Manukau Office on 1 May 2018. Appointments are required (see registration link below). The notice from DIA Charities reads:  “Does your registered charity need some help … Continue reading

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What is a Community Foundation?

Community Foundations are relatively new in New Zealand, so what are they, and how do they work? Continue reading

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Donee organisations and application of funds overseas

Until now, non-profit organisations which have donee status with the IRD (where receipts for donations made to the organisation can be claimed for tax credits) have been permitted to expend up to 50% of their funds overseas. (Some organisations such … Continue reading

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Do YOU spam?

Following some suggestions and requests, Not-for-profit recently commenced a monthly newsletter.  One of the questions that we asked was how widely we should go in adding email addresses to the distribution.  We get a large amount of spam and know how … Continue reading

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Free Accounting Mentoring

In a recent update, ANCAD (Auckland North Community and Development), advise that in partnership with the School of Accountancy at Massey University, ANCAD is developing a new FREE initiative to support local charities and other not-for-profit organisations in Auckland with their … Continue reading

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