You're eligible for state, federal and certain other income tax exemptions.
Contributions to certain types of nonprofits are tax deductible.
Members and directors are shielded from personal liability for the nonprofit's actions.
The term 501(c)(3) refers to a specific IRS tax code. To qualify, the nonprofit must meet IRS requirements. If your organization qualifies, we'll help complete and file your application.Learn more about nonprofits
Only qualified nonprofits can receive grants from other nonprofits and government agencies. Also, contributions to qualified nonprofits are deductible on the donor's income tax returns.Ways to raise money for your nonprofit
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