Questions tagged [non-profit]

Questions on organizations whose surplus revenue is used to further its purpose rather than being distributed as profits or dividends, including religious entities, foundations, charities, and related questions on donations and financial dealings with these entities. For example, 501(c) organizations in the US.

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Copyright IP of own effort and the boundaries of “Capital asset” in IRS tax law, wrt. donations

In "Instructions for Form 8283"1, it says you can donate and deduct: Intellectual property. The FMV of intellectual property must be reduced to figure the amount of your deduction, as explained ...
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Can the officers of a 501(c)(7) take salaries?

According to CharityWatch the Boys and Girls Club of America is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, whose CEO is salaried at over $800,000.00. So clearly, it is legal for the CEOs/officers of a 501(c)(...
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Can a US non-profit manage a for-profit fund?

Is it possible to have a for-profit fund, taking on money from investors who expect to see returns, with fund management by a non-profit organization, where excess revenue from management fees would ...
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What kind of secrecy can be obtained by hiding an organization's EIN (tax number?)

I am a treasurer for an organization under a local high school in North Carolina, in the United States. The organization I am treasurer for is not registered with the IRS, but the school system is. ...
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How can a 501(c)(3) nonprofit require “members” to pay “dues”?

United States here. Lots of 501(c)(3) organizations, such as the Boy Scouts of America, charge their members monthly and/or annual dues. My understanding was that the only nonprofits that can have &...
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Do by-laws and/or articles of incorporation of a non-stock corporation need to be filed every year?

I'm part of a group that is trying to organize as a non-profit in Virginia, and we are trying to figure out when the articles of incorporation and/or by-laws need to be filed (original/updated) with ...
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Can a non-profit 501(c)(3) rent space to a for-profit company by creating a for-profit subsidiary?

I am starting a small LLC (a tutoring company) for which I'm looking to rent out space from my church. It's in Wisconsin, if that matters. We are looking for a way to do this that would not endanger ...
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What licensing do I need for a non-profit?

I'm building a website for a non-profit. for this I'd like to use some fonts on the internet. I'm assuming that personal use doesn't cover us, but I'm not sure on commercial use because we aren't ...
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What does case law say about nonprofit Members' rights to campaign/free speech?

A Nonprofit organization (corporation) is formed on a Membership basis. That means Members elect a Board of Directors. The Members, naturally, need to be able to freely discuss the affairs of the ...