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Rising Sun Accounting

Rising Sun Accounting

Rising Sun Accounting provides accounting & bookkeeping services to Seattle nonprofits; whether it be providing a full range of weekly accounting, bookkeeping & payroll services, preparing a 990 form annually, or anything in-between, Rising Sun Accounting is here to help! With an attention to detail and accuracy, we are passionate about providing high-quality accounting services to nonprofits.

Seattle, WA 98125


Samuel Dahlin
Direct line: (206) 939-5442


Financial Management

  • Accounting & financial controls
  • Bookkeeping
  • Payroll
  • Taxes

About Rising Sun Accounting

Rising Sun Accounting serves non-profit organizations with a variety of accounting & bookkeeping services:

BOOKKEEPING - We provide in-person & remote bookkeeping services which include:
Recording income as it is received, as well as tracking pledges and invoices to customers.
Recording expenses (either cash or accrual basis); and allocating expenses between programs, fundraising, and administration.
Reconciling bank accounts, investment accounts, and credit card statements.

PAYROLL - We provide a low-cost, full-service payroll solution with Intuit Online Payroll. This service includes direct deposit, as well as electronic filing of quarterly and annual payroll taxes & forms. IRS Forms 1099 and W2 are seamlessly filed online by our staff each January.

FINANCIAL REPORTS - We prepare and analyze monthly or quarterly financial reports so that the management and board can keep a close eye on the financial health of their organization.

BUDGETING & PLANNING - We work closely with management to prepare annual budgets, and put plans in place to maintain financial health and stability.

GRANT REPORTING - We can track restricted income and expenses and provide specific financial reports for grant applications and reporting.

CITY, STATE & IRS TAX FILINGS - We can file your City taxes, State B&O taxes, WA Secretary of State Annual Report and Charity Renewal, as well as annual IRS payroll forms 1099 and W2.

AUDIT PREPARATION - We can prepare your organization for an audit, whether it's your first audit, or a regular annual audit. We work with auditors to provide the required documentation & schedules, and be the point-person for the auditors throughout the process.

990 PREPARATION & FILING - We provide affordable 990 preparation and filing to accurately portray your organization to the IRS and outside groups.

Whatever level of service you are looking for, we are flexible to meet your needs!
All services are charged based on our hourly rates, contact us for current rates.

Background Info.

Subsector Experience

  • Arts and culture
  • Children, youth, and families
  • Economic development
  • Environment
  • Faith-based
  • Housing and homelessness
  • International NGOs/nonprofits
  • LGBT issues
  • Nonprofit sector issues
  • Philanthropy
  • Senior services
  • Small grassroots organizations
  • Social services - general
  • Sports and recreation
  • Volunteerism

Cultural Experience

  • African American

Language Skills

  • Spanish

Fee Structure

  • Hourly rate

Professional Affiliations / Licenses

  • Bookkeeping Certificate, North Seattle College
  • Non-Profit Management Certificate, North Seattle College

County Availability

  • Adams
  • Asotin
  • Benton
  • Chelan
  • Clallam
  • Clark
  • Columbia
  • Cowlitz
  • Douglas
  • Ferry
  • Franklin
  • Garfield
  • Grant
  • Grays Harbor
  • Island
  • Jefferson
  • King
  • King - Eastside
  • King - North
  • King - Seattle
  • King - South
  • Kitsap
  • Kittitas
  • Klickitat
  • Lewis
  • Lincoln
  • Mason
  • Okanogan
  • Pacific
  • Pend Oreille
  • Pierce
  • San Juan
  • Skagit
  • Skamania
  • Snohomish
  • Spokane
  • Stevens
  • Thurston
  • Wahkiakum
  • Walla Walla
  • Whatcom
  • Whitman
  • Yakima