Serve the public good as a nonprofit
Starting off right is the first step in getting donor support.
Reasons to incorporate as a nonprofit
Get tax breaksYou're eligible for state, federal and certain other income tax exemptions.
Lets you apply for 501c3 statusContributions to certain types of nonprofits are tax deductible.
Protect your assetsMembers and directors are shielded from personal liability for the nonprofit’s actions.
What is a 501c3 organization?
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.
Eligibility for grants and donations
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.