Services Offered in Starting a Nonprofit
The startup process involves state and federal filings. Generally, Articles of Incorporation are filed first with the state, and then applications for the federal tax ID number and tax-exempt status will be filed.
Because there are many different types of nonprofits, there are different types of state and federal applications. We will decide on the best path forward for the quickest and most efficient startup process.
While not legally required, bylaws can provide direction for officers and directors in running the organization.
Choosing Directors and Officers
There are strict IRS guidelines on ethical rules involving organization board members and officers. These rules can be confusing and I can help your organization navigate them so it can retain its tax-exempt status yearly.