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Beyond Fundraising Registration: 5 Licensing Areas Many Nonprofits Overlook

Beyond Fundraising Registration: 5 Licensing Areas Many Nonprofits Overlook

Beyond Fundraising Registration: 5 Licensing Areas Many Nonprofits Overlook

Betsy Gonzalez
Posted on September 14, 2017, by Betsy Gonzalez in Nonprofit Compliance.

A preschool hosts an annual summer carnival for a scholarship fund. A community theater plans a silent auction to support the winter performance season. An animal shelter hosts a carwash at the county park to raise money for pets stranded … Read more

Top 6 Benefits Of Registering Proactively

Kim O'Brien
Posted on August 14, 2017, 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

Kim O'Brien
Posted on July 11, 2017, by Kim O'Brien in Fundraising and Grants, Nonprofit Compliance.
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!

Kim O'Brien

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

Kim O'Brien

Updated January 2019

“An active and engaged board is important to the success of a public charity and compliance with the tax law.”         – Compliance Guide for 501 (c)(3) Public Charities, IRS.gov

Ready to apply for 501(c)(3) status, … Read more

May 15 Filing Deadline: Charitable Solicitation Registration

Kim O'Brien

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

Online Donation Form Optimization: What to Keep and What to Ditch

Any nonprofit wishing to be successful in this digital age must incorporate online initiatives into its fundraising strategy — and that means relying on online donation software.

You’ve probably come across numerous online donation tools on various nonprofit websites, so … Read more

IRS Form 990 due May 15, 2017

IRS Form 990 due May 15, 2017

IRS Form 990 due May 15, 2017

James Gilmer
Posted on March 22, 2017, by James Gilmer in Industry News, Nonprofit Compliance.

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

New Law Streamlining Form 990 Extensions Comes into Effect

New Law Streamlining Form 990 Extensions Comes into Effect

James Gilmer
Posted on February 21, 2017, by James Gilmer in Industry News, Nonprofit Compliance.

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

Erin Cusack
Posted on January 26, 2017, by Erin Cusack in Nonprofit Compliance, Nonprofit Startup.

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

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