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Collaboration Among Communities
The 2020 Virtual TFACC, offered in partnership with NSAC, NRECA and NTCA is the premier national conference for cooperative tax, finance and accounting professionals for cooperatives and rural,...
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Earn Up to 58 CPEs with the 2020 TFACC Encore!
This year’s two-day, August 3-4, virtual program offers proven strategies, tools and resources to help your co-op, company or firm increase efficiencies, improve financial controls, streamline...
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What Does It Take to Move Your Business to the Cloud
Moving your accounting and business applications to the cloud lets you and your employees access them from anywhere with an internet connection, including your own home, at any time. Working at home...
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Homeland Security Warns Over "Wormable" Windows 10 Bug
Homeland Security’s cybersecurity advisory unit is warning Windows 10 users to make sure that their systems are fully patched, after exploit code for a “wormable” bug was published online...
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COSO Provides New Guidance on Risk Appetite
Risk appetite plays an important role in organizational success and should be considered carefully by leaders as they make strategic decisions.  The Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of...
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NSAC Publications

NSAC provides a variety of training sessions, publications, and research tools to enhance the professional competence of its members and improve the level of service they can offer cooperatives.

  • The Cooperative Accountant is a quarterly technical journal featuring timely and useful information on cooperative tax, accounting, finance, and economic issues.

  • Financial Reporting by Cooperatives explains and offers examples of financial statement entries unique to cooperatives.

  • The Electronic Tax Library provides easy access to a searchable data base of IRS administrative rules and rulings and court cases concerning tax treatment of cooperatives. Available in the Members section of this website.

  • Welcome to Cooperatives is a basic explanation of how cooperatives are organized and operated, including equity management and tax treatment. It is must reading for new employees without a background in cooperation.

  • Membership Handbook provides an overview of the many publications, benefits, programs and structure of NSAC. This guide includes information on how to order extra items and how to find out more about all benefits available to members.
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