Home » Nonprofit Resource Library Archives Nonprofit Resource Library Nonprofit ExpertJune 27, 20157 min read The following nonprofit resource library contains over hundreds of articles on various topics of interest. Nonprofit Resources from Nonprofit Expert What does the disclosure law require a tax-exempt organization to do? What disclosure laws apply to private foundations? What tax documents must an exempt organization make available for public inspection and copying? What organizations are tax-exempt organizations for purposes of the law requiring that certain tax documents be disclosed and copies of those documents be provided to persons requesting them? Public Disclosure Requirements in General Obtaining Information about Organizations from IRS Complaints about Activities of Exempt Organizations Non-Compliance with Exempt Organizations Public Disclosure Requirements Can I get a list of donors to a nonprofit organization? What does the IRS consider to be a reasonable charge for copying costs? Cultivation and Stewardship Are a Must! Board Recruitment: Whose job is it anyway? Organizational Transformation Social Networking for Nonprofits: Panacea or Hype? Free Software Isn’t Free! Using Social Networking Technologies in Your Nonprofit Organization Simple Solutions for Complicated Times! How and When You Communicate Reflects on Your Role as a Professional Your Mission, Not Dollars, Should Drive Your Programs Positioning Yourself For Success! From Guide Star Keeping Your Board Engaged (Easier Said Than Done) How to Increase Donations by 39% 10 Tips for Keeping Your Board Fired Up and in Action for the Cause How I Broke Through My #1 Problem with My Board New Year’s Resolutions for Board Members Top 10 Year-end Fundraising Strategies to Put You Over Goal on December 31 No-Ask Fundraising: Six High-Impact Jobs for Board Members Four Steps to Take Board Members from Fear of Fundraising to Enthusiasm The Fired-Up Board: Preparing Your Board Members for Fundraising The Myths and Realities of Board Members and Fundraising Five Fundraising Mistakes We Make With Our Board More Nonprofit Resources Going for Consensus, Not Robert’s Rules Legal Responsibilities of Nonprofit Boards New Year’s Resolutions for Board Members From IRS.GOV Publication 892, Exempt Organizations Appeal Procedures for Unagreed Issues Fast Track Settlement of Examinations Issues Applying for Tax-Exemption: An Overview Form 1023, Application for Recognition of Exempt Under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code Form 1023 Instructions Form 1024, Application for Exemption Under Section 501(a) Form 1024 Instructions Publication 557, Tax Exempt Status for Your Organization Publication 4220, Applying for 501(c)(3) Tax-Exempt Status Can I Deduct My Charitable Contributions? Publication 526, Charitable Contributions Publication 1771, Charitable Organizations: Substantiation and Disclosure Requirements Publication 1828, Tax Guide For Churches and Religious Organizations Church Examinations – Proposed Regulations Publication 4386, Compliance Checks Examination, Audit or Compliance Check Publication 4221-NC, Compliance Guide for Tax-Exempt Organizations (other than 501(c)(3) Public Charities and Private Foundations) Pub. 4221-PC, Compliance Guide for 501(c)(3) Public Charities Pub. 4221-PF, Compliance Guide for 501(c)(3) Private Foundations Publication 3833, Disaster Relief, Providing Assistance Through Charitable Organizations Disclosure Requirements Module of Stay Exempt Workshop Electronic Health Records Software Directive FAQs About the Electronic Health Records Software Directive Employment Issues Module of StayExempt Workshop Exempt Employer’s Toolkit – (Forms & Publications) Publication 15, (Circular E) Employer’s Tax Guide Publication 15-A, Employers Supplementary Tax Guide Publication 1779, Independent Contractor or Employee Brochure EO Forms and Publications (EOTax Kit) EO Tax Law Training Articles EO Update (e-Newsletter) e-Postcard filing system Final Regulations: T.D. 9454: Notification Requirement for Tax-Exempt Entities Not Currently Required to File (“e-Postcard regs) Executive Compensation Compliance Initiative Executive Compensation Reporting on Form 990 Frequently Asked Questions About Exempt Organizations Forms and Instructions for Exempt Organizations Form 990 – Forms, Schedules and Instructions Form 990 Case Study-Getting Started Video Series Form 990 Attachments Reporting Executive Compensation (Part VII and Schedule J) Reporting Foreign Activities Governance (Part VI) Public Support and Public Charity Status (Schedule A) Related Organizations (Schedule R) Tranactions with Interested Parties (Schedule L) Form 990 Filing Tip Archive Form 990 Module of StayExempt Workshop Form 990 – Redesign Frequently Asked Questions about the 990 Redesign Pub. 4740, The New Form 990 Check List The Redesigned Form 990 (Parts I-IV) StayExempt.org Minicourse Form 990, Schedule G, Supplemental Information Regarding Fundraising or Gaming Activities Form 990, Schedule G Instructions Notice 1335 Gaming Activities Notice 1340, Tax-Exempt Organizations and Raffle Prizes – Reportin Requirements and Federal Income Tax Withholding Pub. 3079, Gaming Publication for Tax-Exempt Organizations Phone Forum on Federal Tax and Information Reporting Requirements for Tax-Exempt Organizations that Conduct Gaming Governance of Charitable Organizations Governance Examination Materials Check Sheet Guide Sheet for Completion of Check Sheet Governance Reporting on Form 990 (Part VI) Governance – IRS training materials Sarah Hall Ingram, Nonprofit Governance-The View from the IRS, Georgetown Law Center, (6/23/2009) Steven T. Miller, Nonprofit Governance, Loyola University (11/20/2008) Steven T. Miller, Nonprofit Governance and Effectiveness and Efficiency of Operations (4/24/2007) Steven T. Miller, Issues on Nonprofit Governance, Georgetown Law School (4/23?07) Advance Approval of Individual Grant Procedures – IRC Section 4945 Group Exemptions Pub.4573, Group Exemptions Guidance Guide Sheets Help From the IRS for Exempt Organizations Pub. 4630, The Exempt Organizations Products and Services Navigator Guide Sheet on Health Care Providers Interim Report of Hospital Study Final Report of Hospital Study Information Returns Implementing Guidelines Intermediate Sanctions Compensation Excess Benefit Transactions Excise Taxes Internal Revenue Bulletin Internal Revenue Manual—Part 7-Rulings and Agreements Exempt Organizations Determinations Letter Program 7.20 Exempt Organizations Determinations Manual 7.25 Private Foundations Manual 7.26 Exempt Organizations Tax Manual 7.27 EO Disclosure Procedures 7.28 Internal Revenue Manual — Part 4 Examinations Process 4.75 Exempt Organizations Examinations Procedures 4.76 Exempt Organizations Examinations Guidelines. Inurement – 501(c)(3) organizations Life Cycles of an Exempt Organization Limited Liability Companies (LLCs) and Exempt Organizations Lobbying and 501(c)(3) organizations Pub.1828, Tax Guide for Churches and Religious Organizations Notice 1333, Nondeductible Lobbying and Political Expenditures Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Partnerships and EOs Newsletter Non-cash Contributions Pub. 561, Determining the Value of Donated Property Nonprofit v. Tax-Exempt Online Courses and Workshops (Stayexempt.org) Public Charities 501(c)(4), (5), and (6) organizations Other Non-profits, Information for Abatement of Late Filing Penalties Annual Return – Failure to File Public Disclosure Noncompliance Priority Guidance Plan Pension Protection Act of 2006 (PPA) Political Activities Compliance Initiative (2008) Political Activities Compliance Initiative (2006) Political Activities Compliance Initiative (2004) Political Campaign Intervention FAQs About the Ban on Political Campaign Intervention Political Campaigns and Charities StayExempt.org minicourse Political Organizations (Section 527) Private Benefit/Inurement – 501(c)(3) Private Foundations Proxy Tax Public Charities Publications for Exempt Organizations Public Inspection Public Support Test – Advance Ruling Elimination The Wonderful World of Foundation Classification (Part I) Mini-Course Published Guidance for EOs Quid Pro Quo Contributions Regional Health Information Organization Frequently Asked Questions Religious Organizations Pub.1828, Tax Guide for Churches and Religious Organizations Requirements for Exemption Restrictions on Activities of Exempt Organizations Retirement Plan Information for Exempt Organizations Administrative Revocation for Non-Filing Recent Revocations Ruling and Determination Letters Ruling Requests Schedules and Instructions for Form 990 Schedule A FAQs and Filing Tips Schedule F FAQs and Filing Tips Schedule J and Part VII Executive Compensation FAQS and Filing Tips Schedule L FAQs and Filing Tips Schedule R FAQS and Filing Tips Search for Charities Set-asides Solicitation Notice Speeches & Testimony State Government Links of Interest to Exempt Organizations Statistical Information About Tax Exempt Organizations Stayexempt.org Online Mini-courses Online Workshop for Small and Midsized Exempt Organizations Subscribe to EO Update and other e-Newsletters Supporting Organizations New process for supporting organizations to change public charity classification New Requirements for supporting organizations Proposed Regulations – Type III Supporting Organizations Supporting Organizations Guidesheets and Related Materials Tax Exempt Bonds TEGE Customer Account Services Termination of Exempt Organization Training Materials Training Articles – EO Technical Instruction Program Guidesheets Draft Redesigned Form 990 Executive Compensation Gaming Activities Rules for Exempt Organizations During an Election Year Types of Tax-Exempt Organizations Pub. 598, Tax on Unrelated Business Income of Tax Exempt Organizations Unrelated Business Income Module of StayExempt Workshop Unrelated Business Income Tax Exception and Exclusions User Fees board boardsource guidestar nonprofit board Nonprofit Employee Handbook Education Loans, Business Loans, Housing Loans and More!