Tracy Paglia, CPA, is a tax partner with Moss Adams LLP. She has over 21 years of public accounting experience identifying and meeting the tax and consulting needs of Not-for-Profit and exempt Healthcare clients, their for-profit affiliates and donors. Her expertise includes areas such as attaining, maintaining and termination of tax exempt status, preparing and analyzing the Form 990, state registration and filing requirements, intermediate sanctions, compensation issues, forming and operation in joint ventures and for-profit subsidiaries, and charitable planning options for donors. Tracy is a highly-rated national speaker on tax exempt issues. Her teaching and speaking experience includes sessions for the National Association of College and University Business Officers, the American Institute of CPAs, Council on Foundations, LeadingAge and American Society of Association Executives. Tracy is based in the California Central Valley office. She is the leader of the firm’s Government, Not-for-Profit and Regulated Entities Tax Committee and an associate member of the AICPA's Technical Resource Panel. Tracy has a bachelor degree in accounting from the University of Idaho, is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the California State CPA Society, and holds CPA licenses in Oregon and California.
Private foundations have many complex rules and potential traps for those managers and preparers unaware of the rules. This session provides an overview of Form 990-PF and basic information regarding excise taxes, potential penalties, and their implications for the completion of Form 990-PF. Learn the differences between non-operating (grant-making foundations) and operating foundations and planning suggest..