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If 501(c)(3) does not seem like a good fit for your organization, there are many other kinds of 501(c) tax exempt status to consider. The most common are listed in this Table.
Click through for more information on each of these alternatives:
Another option, often called Fiscal Sponsorship is based on an IRS ruling that permits a 501(c)(3) organization to distribute part of its funds to organizations which have not, themselves, received IRS recognition of (c)(3) status.
Alternatives to 501(c)(3) Status
Form 1023 Paperwork, In Millions of Hours, 1986 to 2016
Source: U.S. Office of Management and Budget. Click image to learn more.
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Prepare Your Own 501(c)(3) Application
By Sandy Deja © 2016 400 pages ISBN 978-0-9815280-9-0
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