New Law Streamlining Form 990 Extensions Comes into Effect

> Posted on February 21st, by James Gilmer in Nonprofit Compliance.
New Law Streamlining Form 990 Extensions Comes into Effect

Nonprofits rejoice! The long-awaited streamlining of Form 990 extensions will finally come into effect for the 2016 tax year (i.e. tax years beginning January 1, 2016). Form 990 tax returns are due four and a half months after the exempt … Read more >>



The Four S’s to Successful Nonprofit Marketing

> Posted on January 26th, by Erin Cusack in Uncategorized.

A post by Marcy Ogborn, Content Manager for GiveGab. 

What constitutes as effective communication and marketing for nonprofit organizations is continually changing, but there are certain strategies you can implement that are timeless. By following the 4 S’s of successful … Read more >>



Harbor Compliance and National Council of Nonprofits Help Nonprofits with Fundraising Registration Compliance

> Posted on January 26th, by James Gilmer in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Harbor Compliance and National Council of Nonprofits Help Nonprofits with Fundraising Registration Compliance

New Publication Provides Information on State Registration Requirements for Fundraising

Harbor Compliance and the National Council of Nonprofits (Council of Nonprofits) announced a “Best Practices Partnership” and unveiled a resource guide to help nonprofits with often-misunderstood state fundraising registration requirements.… Read more >>



Free White Paper: Business Licensing Compliance

> Posted on December 14th, by Erin Cusack in Uncategorized.
Business licenses allow your business to operate legally.  

Without complete and up-to-date licenses, your business can face fines, closures, delays, and other penalties. While core to running a successful business, compliance with over 150,000 federal, state, and local licensing agencies … Read more >>



End of Year Compliance for Nonprofits 2016

> Posted on December 7th, by Erin Cusack in Nonprofit Compliance.
End of Year Compliance for Nonprofits 2016

 

‘Tis the season of gratitude and celebration. The turkey has been gobbled and the eggnog is aging. There are successes to toast and resolutions to compose. But before you join those nestled children with sugar plums dancing in their … Read more >>



Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

> Posted on December 1st, by Erin Cusack in Fundraising and Grants.
Donor Data: Increase Your Donations in 5 Simple Steps

This post is brought to you by our friends at Donor Search, a prospect research and wealth screening company that focuses on proven philanthropy.

Donor data is the basis of your fundraising strategy. It is, after all, the totality of … Read more >>



Free Email Series: 10 Day Nonprofit Startup Bootcamp

> Posted on November 18th, by Erin Cusack in Nonprofit Compliance, Nonprofit Startup.
Free Email Series: 10 Day Nonprofit Startup Bootcamp

Starting a nonprofit is a great way to give back to your community and help those in need. No matter what your cause is, starting a nonprofit will help you support it. Government applications may seem like a lot of … Read more >>



Webinar: The ABCs of Starting Your 501(c)(3)

> Posted on November 17th, by Erin Cusack in Nonprofit Compliance, Nonprofit Startup.
Webinar: The ABCs of Starting Your 501(c)(3)
December 8, 2016 1:00 – 2:30 EST

Nonprofit founders face a long list of applications and paperwork to properly establish a 501(c)(3) organization. Incorporating, forming a board of directors, creating bylaws, and applying for tax exempt status are just a … Read more >>



Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

> Posted on November 16th, by Ify Aduba in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
Make the Most of Giving Tuesday and Holiday Fundraising

You’ve worked hard this year. You’ve done an incredible job with your programming and have maximized the impact of each dollar raised. Your donors are impressed and spreading the word about your impact every way they know how – casual … Read more >>



November 15 Filing Deadline for Charities

November 15 Filing Deadline for Charities

November 15 is an important date for renewing charitable solicitation registrations. Many states base their charitable solicitation renewal and annual financial reporting due dates on the charity’s fiscal year. Upon filing with the state charitable solicitation authorities, charities must usually … Read more >>