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IRS Compliance Guide for 501(c)(3) Public Charities

The guide contains the following information:  (1) What activities may jeopardize your organization’s tax exempt status (2) What annual returns and notices must be filed (3) What records you should keep and how long you should keep them (4) What governance procedures and practices your organization should consider adopting or have in place (5) How to report changes to the IRS and (6) What public disclosures are required.    Download a copy below:
Compliance Guide for 501(c)(3) Public Charities

 

Your First 100: Days: 21 Things Nonprofit Founders Need to Do

This is the transcript of the Your First 100 Days:  21 Things Nonprofit Founders Need to Do online course.  Download a copy below:
Your First 100 Days Transcript

 

Sample Donor Letter

This letter contains the information your donors may need for their tax records.   Download a copy below:
Sample Donor Letter

 

Do Work That Matters! Manifesto

A few words of encouragement from men and women who recognize the importance of making your work matter.
Download a copy here:  DWTM Manifesto

 

Do Work That Matters! 214 Tips for Starting and Running a Successful Nonprofit 

The tips and suggestions included in this book are designed to make the road to starting, managing and growing a successful nonprofit easier to navigate.
Download a copy here:  DoWorkThatMatters – 214 Tips for Starting and Running a Successful Nonprofit

 

The Tao of Seneca:  Practical Letters from a Stoic Master

This is volume one of Letters to Lucilius, it is one of stoic philosopher Seneca’s most enduring works.  Focusing on themes like self-discipline and morality, it is a collection of 124 letters written to a specific individual but clearly intended for a broader audience.  Download a copy here:  taoofseneca_vol1-1