This book will take you throught the whole process of starting a non profit organization
It will explain how to Prepare and file Articles of Incorporation with the Secretary of State, what to include in your articles in order to qualify as a 501 (3)(c) organization. More
This book will guide you through the steps of starting a non profit in MA. It will show you the Steps to take with the Secretary of State including preparing and filing Articles of Incorporation. It will also explain the Articles of Incorporation for Nonprofit Corporations and what to include in your articles in order to qualify for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status. It will guide you through the specific language the IRS reuqires in the Statement of Purpose in order for a nonprofit corporation to qualify for 501(c)(3) tax exemption.
It also tells you the rules you must adhere to in order to start a non profit, where to file your article of incorporation, fees charged, how to file an Annual Report with the Secretary of the Commonwealth and steps to take with the Attorney General. It also explains what you need to do if you plan to solicit donations from the public and forms that need to be completed to do this.
In addition this book will guide you through the process for Tax-Exempt Status for Your Organization, the application Procedures and required forms.
This book will guide you through the whole process of starting a non profit so once you follow this book, you will have started your own non profit organization.