Welcome to the NSAC Website!
What Is NSAC? The National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives(NSAC) is comprised of professionals actively involved with the financial management and planning of cooperative business. NSAC strives to
provide accounting, tax and business education uniquely tailored to cooperatives, supports cooperatives in business interests, and offers networking and professional developement opportunities.

What Members Say about NSAC
December 2014
I am retiring at the end of the month and I will be staying in NSAC as a retired member. “It's been a good 30 years of active membership. I met lots of good people and received lots of valuable information. My replacement has already joined NSAC”.  
RP (Ron Peterson) Minnesota.

Upcoming EventsNSAC Cooperative Learning Network
NSAC's group-live, educational teleconferences uniquely tailored for cooperatives
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Upcoming CLN Workshop(s):
June 28th, 2016
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Grand Hyatt in Washington D.C.
Tax, Finance & Accounting
Conference for Cooperatives

NSAC + NRECA = Collaboration between Cooperatives
July 31 – August 3, 2016 | Washington, DC

An unparalleled education event in cooperation with the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. The partnership between NSAC and NRECA means more learning opportunities and a chance to broaden the networks of co-op financial professionals.
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Latest News

Five Things to Consider Under the New Lease Accounting Standards
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) released the long-awaited lease accounting standard on Feb. 25. The first exposure draft on the topic was originally released in August 2010 and has...

The Raw Nerve of Materiality
FASB’s plan to use only the U.S. Supreme Court’s definition of materiality draws fire. Last year, when the Financial Accounting Standards Board first proposed jettisoning existing...

New Product or Different Presentation?
Courts and the IRS differ over a key qualification for the domestic production activities deduction. Since its inception, the Sec. 199 domestic production activities deduction (DPAD) has caused...

FASB Proposes to Streamline Goodwill Impairment Tests
The Financial Accounting Standards Board is proposing to simplify the test for goodwill impairment for public companies and nonprofits similar to recent accommodations it made for private...

FASB Makes Additional Revenue Recognition Clarifications
FASB issued a third round of clarifications to its revenue recognition standard recently, focusing on narrow-scope changes and practical expedients.  In coordination with the International...