Nonprofit Organizations

Windes has served nonprofit organization accounting needs since 1926.  Our nonprofit CPA experience includes work for educational, social services, religious organizations, hospitals, trade associations, community action agencies, social clubs, and private foundations. We provide charity accounting services in Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Orange County with extensive CPA expertise in nonprofit accounting, nonprofit bookkeeping, taxes, audits, and management consulting. Our goal is to maintain client tax-nonprofit status, avoid the imposition of any excise taxes, and help nonprofit organizations run effectively. Windes has years of experience demonstrated by the specialized nonprofit accounting and nonprofit bookkeeping knowledge we provide. Our partners and management staff work with numerous community and charity organizations throughout Southern California.

Windes has a commitment to supporting the greater Los Angeles community that goes beyond the professional services we provide. To see a sampling of our engagements, please view our Community Involvement webpage.

Accounting for nonprofit and charitable organizations in Los Angeles, Long Beach, and Orange County is an important part of our business. Windes’ accounting staff provides the following bookkeeping services to nonprofit organizations:

  • Budgets and cash flow projections
  • Calculation of public support test for public charities
  • Consultation regarding unrelated business income, public disclosure requirements, reporting requirements for charitable donations, and fund-raising events
  • Employee benefit services
  • Evaluation of internal accounting control systems
  • Management of federal and state audits
  • Presentations regarding good governance requirements
  • Protection of tax nonprofit status
  • Tax planning and consulting for private foundations


For more information, please contact:

Michael Barloewen, CPA, CGMA (Nonprofit Practice Leader – Audit & Assurance)
Donita Joseph, CPA, MBT (Nonprofit Practice Leader – Accounting & Tax)
Lance Adams, CPA (Audit & Assurance)
Tom Huey, CPA (Audit & Assurance)

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Step-by-Step Guide to Forming an Exempt Organization

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