How to Dissolve Your Nonprofit Organization

How to Dissolve Your Nonprofit Organization

How to Dissolve Your Nonprofit Organization Are you ready to dissolve your California nonprofit organization? If so, it is vital that you follow the correct winding down procedures. Failing to do so may result in fines and other penalties from the IRS. Most charities...
Nonprofit Merger

Nonprofit Merger

Factors to Consider Before Merging with Another Nonprofit A nonprofit merger can be an excellent way to further your cause and serve more people. However, there are a variety of factors your board of directors should consider before pushing forward with a plan of this...
Nonprofit Sales Tax Exemption

Nonprofit Sales Tax Exemption

Applying for a Sales Tax Exemption as a Poverty Relief Nonprofit Under California’s Sales and Use Tax Law, retailers who do business in the Golden State have to pay sales tax on just about every product they sell – unless the state grants them an...
Welfare Exemption

Welfare Exemption

Understanding the Welfare Exemption From San Diego to Sacramento, organizations throughout California work tirelessly to keep their expenses low each year. Most accomplish this feat by reducing waste, automating processes, and negotiating more favorable rates with...
Nonprofit Succession Planning

Nonprofit Succession Planning

Protect A Nonprofit – Nonprofit Success Planning You have spent years building your nonprofit into the success it is today. However, if you want to make sure it continues to serve your community long into the future, it is essential that you have a plan for what...
Nonprofit Fraud

Nonprofit Fraud

How to Protect Your Nonprofit from Fraud and Embezzlement Tens of thousands of nonprofit organizations across the United States fall victim to fraud and embezzlement every year. According to a study by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE), the median...
501(c)(3) Election Rules

501(c)(3) Election Rules

Navigating Election Season and Following 501(c)(3) Election Rules In the run-up to Election Day, it is almost impossible to avoid seeing yard signs, billboards, and television commercials endorsing an assortment of candidates running for local, state, and federal...
Disaster Relief Nonprofit Setup

Disaster Relief Nonprofit Setup

Expediting Disaster Relief Nonprofit Setup to Respond to a Crisis When tragedy strikes, it is human nature to want to help out in any way possible. Quite often, the best way to provide support to those in need is through dedicated disaster relief nonprofits. However,...
Tax Exemption for Fraternities & Sororities

Tax Exemption for Fraternities & Sororities

A Primer on the Rules and Regulations of Tax Exemption for Fraternities and Sororities From San Diego State to the University of California, fraternities and sororities have held a special place in the hearts and minds of college students for more than a century....
How to Avoid Losing Tax-Exempt Status

How to Avoid Losing Tax-Exempt Status

Obtaining tax-exempt status for a nonprofit organization can take months of hard work and dedication. So, once the IRS grants you this designation, it is essential that you do everything in your power to keep hold of it. The following tips explain how to avoid losing...