|Agency:||Internal Revenue Service (IRS)|
By the 15th day of the 5th month following the end of the taxable year. For most organizations, the tax year ends December 31 so the Form 990 is due May 15.
|Agency:||Texas Secretary of State - Corporations Section|
Mail or fax.
Once exempt from filing public information reports, the secretary may request a periodic report once every 4 years and the request will state the due date.
$1/month late fee. Your nonprofit risks dissolution or revocation.
Annually by May 15 in the year following your first filing in Texas. For example, if your organization was incorporated in April of 2016, then your report would be due May 15, 2017.
TX Tax Code § 171.203
|Agency:||Texas Secretary of State - Registrations Unit|
|Foreign Qualification is Prerequisite:||No|
Veteran's organizations have a bond requirement of $5,000 if the solicitor solicits in only one county, $10,000 if the solicitor solicits in more than one county but fewer than six counties, or $25,000 if the solicitor solicits in six or more counties.
|Registered Agent (Special Agency) Required?||No|
Only certain public safety organizations, independent promoters, public safety publications, veterans organizations, and telephone solicitors are required to register. All other charities are automatically exempt.
|Before you Apply:|
|How to Apply:|
Renewal for telephone solicitation, public safety organizations, independent promotors, and public safety publications is due annually by the registration anniversary date.
|Due Date Extension:|
Texas does not grant extensions for charitable organization registration.
Maintain a registered agent that has a street address in Texas. The registered agent is responsible for receiving legal documents such as service of process. Appointing a registered agent service is often preferable to listing an officer or director, as their information often changes. Consider using our registered agent service in Austin , TX to maintain compliance with the state requirement.