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, distributed to members, featuring timely and useful information on cooperative tax, accounting, finance, and economic issues.
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The Tax Library provides members with easy access to a searchable database of IRS administrative rules and rulings and court cases concerning tax treatment of cooperatives.
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Welcome to Cooperatives is a publication that provides a basic explanation of how cooperatives are organized and operated, including equity management and tax treatment. It is a must read for new employees without a background in cooperatives.
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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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Upcoming Events

2021 Tax Finance & Accounting Conference for Cooperatives
August 1 - 4, 2021

2021 Tax Finance & Accounting Conference for Cooperatives

The Tax, Finance & Accounting Conference for Cooperatives is the premier annual conference for those professionals working working in this space. The complete program and registration for the 2021 event will be available the first week of April 2021.

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FASB Update
February 2, 2021

FASB Update

Join Michael Cheng for a 60-minute CLN and a plain English discussion about recent and pertinent technical accounting matters that may affect you as you close out 2020 and begin 2021 when it comes to financial statements and recently issued accounting standards and pronouncements from FASB. If time permits, upcoming FASB and PCC projects will be reviewed. Michael Cheng joined Frazier & Deeter in 2019 as the Partner who oversees the firm's ...

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Hand in the Cookie Jar?
February 17, 2021

Hand in the Cookie Jar?

Fraud is something that occurs in every business. During this 60-minute CLN, Hand in the Cookie Jar? participants will gain an understanding of fraud risks in their utility and how to design and implement controls to timely identify when someone has their hand in the cookie jar. These controls are essential, especially with many utilities changing to a more virtual control environment. This course will discuss fraud risks, control ...

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