Law Office of J. Edward Shillingburg

Exempt Organization Resources

Outlines Authored:

 Information Needed for Establishing a Non-profit Corporation

 Legal services Provided in Connection with Establishing a Non-profit Corporation
 
Garden Clubs: A Fertile Ground for Organizational Skills: 
34 The Tax Exempt Organization Tax Review (Nov. 2001) pp. 166-185

Spinning Charitable Functions off from Non-Charitable Entities:
What Interest Should the Charity Have to Sustain Deductible Fundraising; Tilting Against Windmills?
New York Tax Club 2001

Sites:

IRS Forms & Publications: http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/formspubs/

IRS Publication 526, Charitable Contributions
 
IRS Publication 557, Tax-Exempt Status for Your Organization
 
IRS Forms

Internal Revenue Service site outlining types of tax-exempt organizations, the application process,
              special rules and procedures, FAQs on tax-exemption, and more
              http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/charities/
Online version of IRS Publication #78: Cumulative List of Organizations, which will list if an
              organization is tax-exempt, and how much of one's contributions to them are tax deductible
              http://www.irs.gov/charities/article/0,,id=96136,00.html

State Government Sites:
 
New York Attorney General - Charities Bureau
 http://www.oag.state.ny.us/charities/charities.html

The Unified Registration Statement
http://www.multistatefiling.org

Independent Sector
http://www.independentsector.org

General information:

General information and Forms 990 and 990-PF for section 501(c)(3) Organizations
 http://www.guidestar.org
http://www.eri-nonprofit-salaries.com

Internet Nonprofit Center - Information For and About Nonprofit Organizations (incl. org. locator)
 http://www.nonprofits.org/

Non-US information:

U.K. Charity Commission
 http://www.charity-commission.gov.uk/
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