Nonprofit Compliance


Top 6 Benefits Of Registering Proactively

> Posted on August 14th, by Kim O'Brien in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.

Take the proactive approach to compliance

Sure, you know that working with a compliance provider can help streamline operations for your nonprofit. But a proactive approach is worth so much more than that. As the old adage goes, an ounce … Read more >>



Top 6 Charitable Solicitation Resources

Add these six resources to your list of nonprofit must-reads!

Sure, you know we offer compliance solutions for nonprofits of all shapes and sizes. But did you know we’ve published over 3,000 pieces of content about compliance?

To save you … Read more >>



Summertime Slowdown? Not for Fundraising Compliance!

June 30 is a big day in the world of nonprofit compliance.

As summer temps soar, financial reporting and renewal requirements are turning up the heat even more!

Don’t let charitable solicitation registration renewals and fiscal year-end financial prep put … Read more >>



Nonprofit Board of Directors: Top 7 FAQs

Ready to apply for 501(c)(3) status, but unsure of how to form your board of directors? You’re not alone! Harbor Compliance fields many questions from nonprofit founders regarding their board of directors. So we asked our Compliance Specialists to round … Read more >>



May 15 Filing Deadline: Charitable Solicitation Registration

Mark your calendars! If your nonprofit’s fiscal year ends on December 31, state charitable renewals are due starting May 15. Note that this coincides with the IRS Form 990 due date.

Most states require a copy of Form 990 to … Read more >>



IRS Form 990 due May 15, 2017

> Posted on March 22nd, by James Gilmer in Nonprofit Compliance.
IRS Form 990 due May 15, 2017

Important Compliance Deadline for Nonprofits: Form 990 is due on 5/15/2017

For nonprofits on a calendar tax year, the annual 990 return is due May 15, 2017. You must file this return in order to keep your organization’s federal tax … Read more >>



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 >>



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 >>



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 >>



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 >>