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Stay tuned for answers to these questions...coming soon!

What does "overhead" mean, anyway?

How do online charity raters calculate my overhead rate?

Where does overhead appear in Federal Form 990?

Where can I get more help on accounting techniques?

"Getting Your Full Costs Funded" 2-part webinar series -- order here. FREE for Members / $65 for Not-Yet-Members
Webinar #1: Use Cost Allocation to Recover Your Full Costs
This webinar examines various cost allocation methods, and helps you choose the right method(s) for your government and foundation grants. 

Webinar #2: Whether and How to Use a Federal or Other Indirect Cost Rate to Recover Your Full Costs
This webinar focuses on whether and how to apply for a federal Negotiated Indirect Cost Rate (NICR) and how to make it work for you. 

Here's a tool that helps organizations allocate costs called the Program-Based Budget Builder.

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