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Category Archives: Local Affiliates

8 Key Provisions of the Chapter Affiliation Agreement

Posted on August 6, 2015 by bentakis

If you work for a nonprofit that aspires to have a nationwide or worldwide reach, it is likely you’ve spent some time thinking about the topic of local chapters. The chapter model (sometimes called the federation or affiliate model) is … Continue reading

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IRS Considers Changes to Group Exemption Procedures

Posted on December 4, 2012 by bentakis

At the recent Western Conference on Tax Exempt Organizations, which took place at Loyola Law School on November 29 and 30, Holly Paz (a senior official in the Internal Revenue Service’s Exempt Organization division) discussed considerations at the IRS regarding … Continue reading

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