A successful and well-run nonprofit depends on a strong Board of Directors, and the primary vehicle for Board involvement is the Board of Directors meeting. Yet many nonprofits give little thought to how their Board meetings are conducted and documented. … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on How to Conduct a Nonprofit Board of Directors Meeting
One of the most common issues that comes up in my practice involves the formation of nonprofit subsidiaries. In other words, the creation of independent entities that are controlled (to some degree) by a parent nonprofit, tax-exempt organization. Why would … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Why and How Should a Nonprofit Create a Subsidiary?
I have a guest blog post at the Center for Nonprofit Advancement with some tips on how to find the right service provider for your nonprofit, which previews an upcoming workshop I am teaching at the Center titled “Getting the … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Finding the Right Service Provider
Part 2 of my new article on the Tax Consequences of Fee-for-Service is now available on the Greater Washington Society of CPAs’s Nonprofit Accounting Basics website here. Part 1 examined the exempt purpose test and commerciality doctrine as applied to … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Part 2: The Tax Consequences of Fee-for-Service
I have a number of workshops for nonprofits coming up in the next couple of months. This morning October 30, I will be at the Foundation Center leading a free workshop on starting a new nonprofit. Next Tuesday November 5, … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Upcoming Workshops for Nonprofits in DC
This past June, Supreme Court issued a landmark decision in United States v. Windsor invalidating Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act under the fifth amendment of the Constitution, thereby ensuring that same-sex marriages recognized under applicable state law … Continue readingPosted in Employee Benefits, Uncategorized | Comments Off on New IRS Ruling a Victory for Employee Benefit Plans and Same-Sex Couples
To follow up on a previous post, Paul Streckfus recently reported that two more non-profit organizations have received notification that their 501(c)(3) status has been approved by the IRS: San Diego Newsroom (from San Diego, California), and Sunshine Center for … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on More Non-Profit News Organizations Receive Tax-Exempt Status
Welcome to the new website of Tax-Exempt Solutions PLLC. We will be posting news and legal developments of interest to the non-profit community here, so check back often. Our contact info is listed below if you have questions or need … Continue readingPosted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on We Launched a New Website