Do’s and Don’ts of Tax-Exempt Status Guidance Papers Now Available

Not-for-Profit Organizations From Infancy to Adolescence to Adulthood!

Creating a Tax-Exempt Organization

This paper walks through the do’s and don’ts of creating a tax-exempt organization with focus on: 

  • Recruiting board members
  • Creating bylaws
  • Special rules for low-income housing entities
  • Incorporation
  • IRS forms and paperwork requirements
  • State considerations

STaying Tax-Exempt

Now that your organization has tax-exempt status, how do you keep it?

This paper outlines the do’s and don’ts for maintaining your tax-exempt status. Topics covered include: 

  • Fundamentals of maintaining tax-exempt status – organizational and operational tests
  • Unrelated business income taxes
  • Safe harbor guidelines
  • Lobbying
  • Public charity status
Chelsea Maupin

Author: Chelsea Maupin

Güd Marketing - Knowledge Keeper

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