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NSAC Installs new Board of Directors, Officers, announces membership campaign recipients and recognizes members with years of service to the Society.
During our time in Austin we introduced the new elected leadership team for 2018-19, they are as follows: President, William Miller, CPA Electric ChapterVice President, Nick Mueting, CPA, CFE...
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How to Master Performance Reviews
Express gratitude for any kind of feedback you receive, because it presents opportunities to improve.  Traditional Performance evaluations are going extinct. The rapid pace of change in the modern...
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FASB Expands Private Company Consolidation Relief
FASB addressed an area of accounting that has long been a concern for private companies with the issuance of a standard designed to improve consolidation accounting for private companies.  The...
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It's Crunch Time for Private Companies on Revenue Recognition
It’s understandable that FASB’s new revenue recognition standard might not be top-of-mind for private company finance personnel despite the impending effective date.  The standard takes effect...
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Auditors See Challenges in New Leasing Standard
The new lease accounting standard that takes effect for public companies next year poses obstacles for the audit firms that have begun implementing it for their clients.  The leases standard, which...
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The Cooperative Accountant (TCA)

The Cooperative Accountant (TCA)NSAC publishes a technical journal, The Cooperative Accountant (TCA), exclusively for its membership on a quarterly basis. Each issue includes articles covering many cooperative related issues. Topics include accounting & auditing issues, finance and banking, cooperative management and operations, legal and regulatory issues and taxation. Sections addressing the specific needs of individual groups of members include: Small Cooperative Business Forum, ACCTFAX, Utility Cooperative Forum and TAXFAX. This journal has become widely recognized as the industry standard in technical publications.

NSAC recognizes an ongoing need to explore the cooperative's unique accounting practices and financial structure and devises programs to share this information with its membership. Contributions for articles are always accepted. To find out how you can submit an article for publication, contact the National Office.

Back issues and articles are available only to members through the National Office. Articles may be purchased through the National Office. Please indicate the author, title and issue when ordering. The price per journal for any article is $25.00.

If you are interested in looking at the TCA Index from 1985 to the present, click here. (PDF Format)