Housing cooperatives are unique entities in many ways, including the accounting and tax issues they face. These subjects can seem daunting at first; but the more we become acquainted with them, the more comfortable – and even enjoyable – they become! Let’s take a look at some of the important nuances that govern the accounting and tax matters pertaining to housing co-ops.
Brian Dahlk is a senior manager in Wegner CPAs’ Assurance Department. Brian has worked for the last several years on the audits of dozens of different nonprofit and cooperative organizations. Brian received his master’s degree in business in 1992 and his Certified Public Accountant designation in 2006. Prior to joining Wegner CPAs, Brian owned a business and worked as a financial manager for several nonprofits and cooperatives in Wisconsin and California. Brian also prepares tax returns for cooperative organizations.