The 2017 edition of the Southern Grants Forum is proudly sponsored by the accounting firm of Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC, and by Brian Tipton, Esq., of The Graham Private Client Law Group, P.C.

Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC

Carr, Riggs & Ingram’s CPAs and business advisors deliver comprehensive auditing and accounting, consulting, and tax services to 1,700+ not-for-profit, governmental, and other grant-funded organizations across the South.  Specific services and solutions include:

  • Financial Statement Audits, Reviews & Compilations
    • Audits in conformity with GAAP, Government Auditing Standards (the “Yellow Book”), OMB Circular A-133, OMB Uniform Guidance
  • Cost Allocation Plans & Indirect Cost Proposals
  • Preparation of Tax Returns
    • Including IRS Forms 990, 990-T, and State-Equivalent Returns
  • Unrelated Business Income Taxes (UBIT)
  • Board Member & Fiscal Staff Training
  • Anti-Fraud Consulting and Fraud Examinations

The bottom line is that CRI’s not-for-profit, governmental, and grant-funded organization CPAs believe in helping you develop a winning strategy so that your organization delivers on its mission to the best of its financial abilities. For more information, visit CRIcpa.com.


The Graham Private Client Law Group, P.C.

The Graham Private Client Law Group, P.C.Based in Atlanta, Brian Tipton, Esq., serves as Managing Director of The Graham Private Client Law Group, P.C., and heads the law firm’s grant-funded and tax-exempt organizations practice group.  As a practicing attorney, consultant, and trainer, Mr. Tipton has fifteen years of experience working with nonprofit, governmental, and other grant-funded organizations across the United States.  He regularly advises and represents grant-funded entities in the areas of regulatory compliance, audits, funding source disputes, administrative appeals, and litigation.  Mr. Tipton also consults with organizations on governance, human resources, programmatic, and corporate matters, and develops and presents training programs for nonprofits and grant-funded entities.  More information about his training and consulting services can be found by visiting nonprofitlawtraining.com.