IRS Site For Tax Exempt
Organizations - This site provides information regarding the
requirements for tax-exempt organizations, how to apply for recognition of tax-exempt
status by the IRS, and the annual filing requirements for tax-exempt organizations.
Regulators - A list of links to each government agency (state and
federal) which regulates charitable organizations. Prepared by the
NCIB (link below).
- An IRS site. Some of the most frequently asked questions
regarding tax-exempt organizations.
Tax-Exempt Organizations Tax Kit
- Published by the IRS. This is a
packet of federal forms and publications for tax-exempt organizations.
IRS Publication 78
- Searchable on-line version of IRS Publication 78
which contains the list of organizations that have been recognized as exempt from federal
income tax under Section 501(c)(3).
on Foundations - The Council on Foundations is an association of foundations and
corporations that serves the public good by promoting and enhancing responsible and
effective philanthropy. Includes a directory of community foundations and information on
establishing a foundation.
Charities Information Bureau - Promotes informed giving and charitable integrity. Provides information that enables
contributors to make sound giving decisions. Every charity should be familiar with
the NCIB's Standards in Philanthropy, which are available on the NCIB web site.
GuideStar is a free service with information on the programs and finances of more than
620,000 American charities and nonprofit organizations. You may wish to check your
organization's listing to ensure accuracy.
National Center for Nonprofit Boards
- A nonprofit organization
which provides educational programs, consulting services, and
publications on all aspects of nonprofit governance.
Advisory Service - A service of the
Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc. Provides
- information about specific charities that solicit
nationally or have national or international programs
- publications to help donors make giving decisions
- tips on charitable giving and tax deductions
- voluntary standards for charitable solicitations
Other Links Of Interest
Guide to Nonprofit Charitable Organizations
American Society of Association Executives
Association of Small Foundations
Chronicle of Philanthropy
Church Fundraising That Works
Council on Foundations
The Foundation Center
Internet Nonprofit Center
National Center for Family Philanthropy
National Charities Information Bureau
National Civic League
National Society of Fund-Raising Executives
National Urban League
Nonprofit Managers Library
Nonprofit Resource Guide: A Directory of Organizations Serving
Non-profit Nuts & Bolts
United Way of America
Youth on Board