So You Want to Start a Nonprofit?

November 3rd, 2020 by

Kudos to you for being willing to undertake a business model that tends to be more challenging than most.  Why is it challenging?  Let’s start with getting it started. We sometimes speak with organizations that honestly believe they are operating as nonprofit organizations without having taken a crucial step toward legitimacy.  What do I mean? […]

New Rules for Nonprofits

January 25th, 2015 by

As one of my clients discovered the hard way, many states have charitable solicitation registration laws.  As of January 1, 2014, Nevada is one of these states.  Assembly Bill 60 requires a nonprofit corporation to register with the Nevada Secretary of State before it begins soliciting or accepting tax-deductible donations within the state. Organizations may […]

Tips for Nonprofit Organizations

July 29th, 2013 by

If you are interested in forming a nonprofit corporation in Nevada, here are some helpful hints. State and Federal: You MUST register your organization both with the State of Nevada and then file with the IRS.  Because your 501(c)3 tax-exempt status comes from the IRS, registering as a nonprofit corporation just with the state doesn’t […]