NSAC Mission Statement and Goals

The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives (NSAC) is a professional society, formed in 1936, comprised of approximately 1,500 individual members actively involved with the financial management and planning of cooperative business. NSAC members are either employed by a cooperative or provide professional services for cooperatives.

Mission Statement

NSAC serves cooperatives by providing accounting, tax and business education uniquely tailored to professionals working for and with cooperatives; providing networking and professional development opportunities for members, prospective members and others supporting the cooperative sector; and participating in standard-setting and implementation processes enabling members to effectively apply those accounting standards.

Goals

Upcoming Events

2024 TFACC - Collaboration Among Communities
July 28 - 31, 2024

2024 TFACC - Collaboration Among Communities

Registration open for the 2024 Tax, Finance & Accounting Conference for Cooperatives (TFACC) taking place in Orlando, Florida from July 28 to July 31, 2024. This is the must-attend event specially designed for professionals involved in the financial management and planning of cooperatives. TFACC stands out as the only conference that provides tailored education, resources, and networking opportunities in this field. Anticipate an enriching four-day program, presented in collaboration with NSAC, NRECA, and NTCA, offering proven strategies, tools, and resources to enhance your cooperative's efficiency, financial controls, regulatory compliance, and overall transaction management.

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2025 Technical Exchange
January 27 - 28, 2025

2025 Technical Exchange

The 2025 Technical Exchange is here to immerse you in an extraordinary one-and-a-half-day fly-in event, unlike any other. Join us on January 27-28, 2025, and prepare to be part of something exceptional. This event is only open to NSAC Members. Space is limited, we sold out last year, and the event will fill up fast! DYNAMIC DISCUSSIONS, NOT MUNDANE PRESENTATIONSSay goodbye to mundane PowerPoint presentations! Our innovative program revolves ...

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NSAC 2024 Mississippi Valley Annual Meeting
June 24 - 25, 2024

NSAC 2024 Mississippi Valley Annual Meeting

Get ready and mark your calendars for June 24-25, 2024 for the NSAC Mississippi Valley Annual Meeting! Don't miss out on this exciting event filled with networking opportunities, insightful discussions, and valuable takeaways. Save the date and stay tuned for more details – trust us, you won't want to miss it!

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Recent Happenings

ASU’s falling under ASC Topic 326 Update 2016-13 —Financial Instruments – Credit Losses (Topic 326): Measurement of Credit Losses on Financial Instruments

ASU’s falling under ASC Topic 326 Update 2016-13 —Financial Instruments – Credit Losses (Topic 326): Measurement of Credit Losses on Financial Instruments

This update was subsequently updated ASU2018-19, 2019-15, 2019-11, 2020-03, 2022- 02 Effective Date: Public entities that are U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filers, this update is effective for fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2019, including interim periods within those fiscal years. For all other entities, as amended by ASU 2019-10, fiscal years beginning after December 15, 2022, including interim periods within those fiscal ...

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FASB ISSUES ASU 2023-08 December 2023 INTANGIBLES – GOODWILL AND OTHER – CRYPTO ASSETS (SUBTOPIC 350-60) Accounting for the Disclosure of Crypto Assets

FASB ISSUES ASU 2023-08 December 2023 INTANGIBLES – GOODWILL AND OTHER – CRYPTO ASSETS (SUBTOPIC 350-60) Accounting for the Disclosure of Crypto Assets

Why Is the FASB Issuing This Accounting Standards Update (Update)? The Board is issuing the amendments in this Update to improve the accounting for and disclosure of crypto assets. Stakeholder feedback, including from respondents to the 2021 FASB Invitation to Comment (ITC), Agenda Consultation, indicated that improving the accounting for and disclosure of crypto assets should be a top priority for the Board. Stakeholders stated that the ...

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"Customer First" is the Ultimate Goal of Process Improvements

"Customer First" is the Ultimate Goal of Process Improvements

Customer-centric finance departmentsExpectations for finance departments are increasing. Processes are becoming more complex. Regulations continue to increase. Those that rely on financial information to perform key business tasks are demanding the ability to make faster decisions. The finance department needs to keep changing and improving to keep up with these expectations. Efficiency and process improvement are a necessity because the ...

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