REVIEWS - QuickBooks Premier Nonprofit Edition2009 [OLD VERSION]ViewUserReviewsAverage Customer Rating3.4 out of 5Product FeatureSave time on everyday tasks like paying bills andqrecording donationsTake advantage of easy tools for customizingqdonor communications and informationEasily demonstrate financial accountability to yourqBoard of DirectorsThe Company Snapshot lets you getqup-to-the-minute information on income &expenses, vendor balances, and importantreminders all on one screenRead moreqProduct DescriptionQuickBooks Premier Nonprofit Edition offers accounting and donation management tools tailored for nonprofits.In addition to saving you time on everyday tasks, Nonprofit Edition makes it simple to demonstrate financialaccountability to your Board of Directors, manage expenses and identify important donors. You can also accesstools to cultivate donor relationships and monitor program budgets. Read moreProduct DescriptionPremier Industry Edition offers industry-specific features and financial planning software to take your businessto the next level. Monitor and gain insights into your business performance. Easily manage customers, vendorand employee info. Business planning tools are tailored to help you grow your business.
Designed for nonprofits. Click to enlarge.Designed For NonprofitsDemonstrate financial accountability to your Board of Directors with the Statement of FinancialIncome & ExpenseDemonstrate financial accountability to your Board of Directors with the Statement of Financial Income &Expense and 990 form. Give your Board an overview of your organizations financial status with the Statementof Financial Income and Expense.Access all the data to complete your 990 form in one reportMake it easy for you or your accountant to prepare the IRS Form 990 by letting QuickBooks total and organizeall your finances according to IRS requirements. The Statement of Functional Expenses--990 matches the IRSForm 990. Just transfer the totals to the form and youre done.Monitor program funding with budgets and budget versus actual reportingOnce youve set up your budget, you can compare it to your actual performance with almost no effort--justopen the budgets versus actual reports from the Report Center and see where you stand.Identify key donors with the Donor Contribution SummaryThe Donor Contribution Summary report shows you a list of all your donors and their contributions through theyear. Use this report to recognize loyal donors and create year-end donation statements for your donors.Track financial information in one placeTrack sales & expensesGet rid of the piles of paperwork. Easily enter customer payments & bills from vendors. Since QuickBooksorganizes everything in one place, youll be able to access all past payments & bills for each customer andvendor with just a few clicks.
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Statement of Cash FlowsWhat was the cash inflow (from profit and additional cash received) and cash outflow (cash spent) during aspecific period of time?Income Tax DetailWhat transactions make up each amount on my companys income tax forms?Forecast OverviewWhat are my companys forecasted income and expenses each month?Forecast vs. ActualHow did my companys forecast compare with its actual performance?Closing Date Exception ReportWhat changes were made after the last closing date was set to transactions dated on or before that closingdate?Open Sales Orders by CustomerWhat are the open sales orders for each customer or job?QuickBooks Premier--Nonprofit ReportsThe following additional reports are available when you select the Nonprofit version during the installation ofPremier Edition.Donor Contribution Summary ReportHow much has each donor contributed throughout the year?Biggest Donors/GrantsWho are my biggest donors and what were their total contributions?Budget vs. Actual by Program / ProjectsHow much money was contributed and spent on each program versus what was budgeted?Statement of Financial Income and ExpenseWhat money came in (income) and how it was spent (expense)?Statement of Functional Expenses (Form 990)What are my expenses and how can I show that information to my board, major donors, and the IRS?Read more