Edmiston Consulting, Springfield, IL

Edmiston Consulting recognizes the unique needs of the non-profit sector and has positioned itself to offer a full range of tax and consulting services.  Whether you are just getting started with your idea for a non-profit, or you have been in existence for many years, we have the skill set necessary to help your non-profit achieve its goals and fulfill its mission.  We have expertise in the areas of tax, federal and state rules and regulations, governance, financial, human resources, policies and procedures, and grant writing.  With over thirty years direct experience in the non-profit sector, Charlotte A. Montgomery understands all too well the operational and financial challenges non-profits face. We appreciate the importance of conducting outside reviews to verify all available resources are being fully utilized to improve self-sufficiency. Here at Edmiston Consulting, we strive to make a significant difference in the non-profit sector. Let us see how we can help you.



A brief listing of the types of services Edmiston Consulting can provide for your non-profit:

  • Incorporating and Start-Up Formalities
  • Federal Tax Exemption Recognition and Annual Tax Filings
  • State of Illinois Charitable Trust Filing and Annual Tax Filings
  • Illinois Secretary of State By-Laws and Articles of Incorporation
  • Sales Tax Exemption or Resale Certificate
  • Governance and Strategic Planning
  • Crisis Management
  • Accounting, Internal Controls, and Audit Requirements
  • Budgeting for Results
  • Unrelated Business Income Considerations
  • Compliance Review or Creation of Policies & Procedures
  • Compliance Review or Creation of an Employee Handbook
  • Grant Writing
  • Completion of the Cultural Data Project
  • Compliance Review for Federal and/or State grants and/or contracts
  • Endowments and UPMIFA
  • Cash Flow Projections
  • Boards and Governance
  • Efficiency Audits
  • Risk Assessments
  • Support services in the areas accounting and human resources
  • Training and workshops

The non-profit areas that we serve:

  • Arts and Culture Organizations
  • Associations
  • Public Charities
  • Educational Institutions
  • Government
  • Private Foundations
  • Private Schools
  • Social Clubs
  • Religious Organizations
  • Social Welfare Agencies