January 29, 2013

Revised IRS Publication on Charitable Contributions

The IRS has released revised Publication 526, which explains how to claim a charitable contributions deduction, discusses the types of organizations to which you can make deductible charitable contributions, and the types of contributions you can deduct. It also discusses how much you can deduct, what records you must keep, and how to report charitable contributions. See Publication

January 12, 2013

What Does the Fiscal Cliff Deal Mean for Nonprofits?

This fact sheet examines the effects of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA) on charitable giving. The major individual income tax provisions are estimated to increase giving by $3.3 billion or 1.3 percent, relative to 2012 law, mainly because of the increase in the top marginal tax rate. Numerous other smaller provisions will also affect charitable giving. Read more....

January 08, 2013

Seminars on Establishing and Running a Nonprofit

Establishing and Running a Non-Profit: Part I

This popular seminar provides an overview of the legal basics for establishing and running a non-profit organization. Presented by Amy Hereford, an attorney and entrepreneur who speaks from her experience in working with non-profit start-ups. It includes practical tips, useful resources including the Non-profit, Tax-exempt Corporation Workbook (2012), an e-book (PDF) that presents the process of establishing a non- profit in a step-by-step format with ample space for notes, charts for gathering necessary information and tables for developing time-lines and assigning responsibilities. An excellent tool for assisting in non-profit formation, orienting new board members and non-profit directors.
NPAD:703 | $25
680 # 10am-12pm Saturday April 6, 2013
Meramec-Bus. Admin., Rm TBA (Meramec - 802 Couch Ave. Meramec Campus )

Establishing and Running a Non-Profit: Part II

This seminar builds on the previous session and provides more information. It will explore the legal requirements of operating a non- profit business organization, board responsibilities, business law for non- profits and legal compliance. It will also explore newer business models for non-profits, including fiscal sponsorship, nonprofit alliances, non- profit/for profit joint ventures and other collaborative structures.
NPAD:703 | $25
681 # 1pm-3pm Saturday April 6, 2013
Meramec-Bus. Admin., Rm TBA (Meramec - 802 Couch Ave. Meramec Campus )

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