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Accounting, Tax, and Advisory Solutions for Ballets

Choreographed Accounting Services for Ballets



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Accounting Solutions for Ballets

With a range of perfectly choreographed accounting, tax, and audit solutions for ballets, Smith + Howard brings the financial expertise required for your organization to flourish.

As experienced advisors to leading arts and culture institutions across the nation, our team works in perfect sync with you, pairing technical excellence with responsive service centered around building lasting relationships.

We’re honored to support ballets with a wide range of solutions, bringing expertise in topics from revenue recognition insights for your development team to data security for donor data to tax planning and compliance matters specific to performing arts organizations.

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“We use Smith + Howard for our audit, tax and special project work. Their advice and counsel is exceptional. Most recently, without Smith + Howard’s advice, we would have missed out on a $4M refund from a tax incentive program.”

David Seem, CFO, Miller-Zell

Serving Nonprofits for Over 50 Years

At Smith + Howard, we’ve been serving the nation’s leading nonprofit organizations for over 50 years – and we’re just as excited for the next 50.

Ballets face no shortage of challenges: whether that’s accounting for the seasonal nature of the business or accessing new funding sources to address rising costs and competition. In the face of these issues, experienced leadership and strategic guidance are key to success.

Your organization will benefit from the skills and know-how we bring to the table to help you build for sustained success.

Nonprofit Accounting for Ballets


Our advisors stand ready to help your ballet raise the bar of what financial excellence looks like. We have assembled a team of highly-specialized professionals who bring an intimate knowledge of how leading performing arts institutions operate and the operational know-how to replicate those processes for your organization.

Our tax and accounting services for ballets include:

+ Ballet Accounting Services

Smith + Howard provides a wide range of accounting services to ballets, including on-site accounting, financial analysis, budgeting, reporting, and more.

Take control of your ballet’s finances by unlocking new levels of financial insight and clarity, and improving financial performance.


+ Tax Preparation for Ballets

From navigating reporting requirements for international activities to fulfilling Form 990 reporting requirements, Smith + Howard’s nonprofit tax advisors have the expertise to ensure your ballet remains in compliance with all regulations.

Enjoy a smooth filing process and leverage tax incentives that help your ballet create better performances than ever.

+ Ballet Auditing Services

Uncover opportunities to improve internal governance and ensure compliance with stakeholders with the support of our nonprofit assurance professionals.

Pairing sophisticated technology with unrivaled domain expertise, our team delivers an in-depth audit experience that is efficient and painless.

+ Advisory Services for Ballets

Drive improved business performance with the strategic guidance of Smith + Howard’s advisory professionals.

Our team offers a suite of advisory services ranging from outsourced CFO solutions to tech-driven cyber risk assessments that promote enhanced cybersecurity.


The Smith + Howard Arts and Culture Team

Our dedicated Arts + Culture Team – the best and brightest in the field – oversees all accounting for nonprofits. We use the most efficient methods available and coordinate with the tax and audit teams to streamline processes. Our clients have confidence in our ability to accurately and timely prepare accounting services, advisory services, auditing services, tax provisions, and we do it with genuine care for your organization.

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