Should My Nonprofit Have A Gala?

Should My Nonprofit Have A Gala?

Introduction Have you asked yourself ‘should my nonprofit have a gala?’ If you are wondering the answer to this question, it is important to consider the positives and negatives.  Planning a nonprofit gala and executing it successfully are very difficult...
How the New Tax Bill Will Affect Nonprofits

How the New Tax Bill Will Affect Nonprofits

By now, you undoubtedly have heard that there have been some major changes to the federal income tax system. If you run a nonprofit, you might have heard some pretty scary things about how these changes will affect your donations for the coming years. It is true that...
5 Reasons Why You Need an Estate Plan

5 Reasons Why You Need an Estate Plan

1. To Avoid Court Did you know in California if you own assets over $150,000 in your individual name, your estate is likely to be probated?  This means that after you die, your beneficiaries will have to go to court in order to get your assets. A trip to the...
7 Steps to Starting a Nonprofit

7 Steps to Starting a Nonprofit

What Are the Steps to Starting a Nonprofit? Starting a nonprofit organization can be both exciting and overwhelming.  Our guide, 7 Steps to Starting a Nonprofit, will walk you through the process of forming a nonprofit.  Although the process is complicated, this...
How to Start a Nonprofit Organization

How to Start a Nonprofit Organization

How to Start a Nonprofit Organization Do you have a cause you are passionate about? Have you always thought about starting a nonprofit but have no idea where to start? We can help. Let’s start from the beginning. File Articles of Incorporation Once you decide you are...
How to Start a Business

How to Start a Business

A Step-by-Step Process on How to Start a Business When determining how to start a business, there are many factors to consider.  Semanchik Law Group (SLG) attorneys are experts in business law and will help you figure out the path you need to take.  SLG will walk you...