Nonprofit board members, trustees, volunteers, and paid staff are the foundation for building a lasting organization to advocate your cause. Running a nonprofit requires planning and understanding of the tax benefits for the organization. When meeting all of the IRS guidelines, most nonprofits are exempt from state sales, property, and income tax. The nonprofit must […]
Nonprofits and Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT) – What does it Mean?
Nonprofit organizations are generally charitable, educational, or religious entities promoting a goal within the local or specific community. Under most circumstances, the nonprofit organization will fall under the tax exemption status as outlined by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) under 501(c)(3) structure. Providing nonprofit organization owners a way to save money on income, the tax exemption […]
Nonprofits: Handling Employment and Compensation Issues
Nonprofit organizations focus on a specific cause or mission. From animal related charities to educational institutions, nonprofit organizations have a broad spectrum of goals. Using excess funds to further the goals is the nature of the nonprofit organizational structure. As a result, handling employment and compensation issues tends to be a difficult task. Staying compliant […]