July 24, 2020

Nonprofit

When business owners want to give back to their community and support their philanthropic values, they sometimes ask me how much it costs to start a tax-deductible charitable donation. This article summarizes the costs (as of 2020) to creating your own 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. What are the costs to set up a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization?

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September 24, 2019

Nonprofit

1. Taxation of Revoked Tax-Exempt Organizations: the Synanon Case When attorney Paul Morantz discovered the hard way that a four-foot rattlesnake was residing in his mailbox one day in October 1978, he had more pressing concerns than to wonder about the possible income tax implications of the event. Although he immediately might have suspected that

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August 16, 2019

Nonprofit

What is a Merger of a Nonprofit Organization? In this video, you get answers to these questions: What is a merger of a nonprofit organization? What is a nonprofit organization? What would be an example of a nonprofit organization? Who owns a nonprofit organization? What is a 501(c)(3) organization? Can you receive donations as a

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November 7, 2016

Nonprofit

What are religious organization ancillary activities? Activities undertaken by a church or a religious organization that are in addition to or outside the traditional activities of a church or religious organization. Are there different types of religious organization ancillary activities? Yes, there are four different types of ancillary activities. 1) Primary Purpose Activities – Outgrowth

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September 30, 2014

Nonprofit

This article explains issues to consider when exploring the concept of expanding a nonprofit organization into various geographic areas by working jointly with a local leader in those areas. This article does not address nonprofit organizations owning business franchises. Social Franchising: Geographic Expansion of a Nonprofit Nonprofit organizations have begun using a franchise model to

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