Starting and managing a nonprofit organization : a legal guide / Bruce R. Hopkins.
By: Hopkins, Bruce R.Material type: BookSeries: Wiley nonprofit authority series.Publisher: New York : Wiley, 2012Edition: 6th ed.Description: 1 online resource (381 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781118534199; 1118534190.Subject(s): Nonprofit organizations -- Law and legislation -- United States | Nonprofit organizations -- Taxation -- Law and legislation -- United States | Nonprofit organizations -- Law and legislation | Nonprofit organizations -- Taxation -- Law and legislation | United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: No titleDDC classification: 346.73 | 346.73064 Online resources: Wiley Online Library
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Preface -- Acknowledgments -- Starting a nonprofit organization -- What is a nonprofit organization? -- Starting a nonprofit organization -- Debunking some myths and misperceptions -- Being nonprofit, legally -- Nonprofit organizations : much more than charity -- Glossary -- Index.
Nuts-and-bolts guidance on the laws, rules, and regulations governing the nonprofit sector-from leading nonprofit law expert, Bruce R. Hopkins Nonprofits must comply with stringent federal and state laws due to their special tax-exempt status; the government's ultimate threat is revocation of a nonprofit's tax-exempt status, which usually means the nonprofit's demise. Written in plain English, not ""legalese, "" Starting and Managing a Nonprofit Organization: A Legal Guide, Sixth Edition, provides essential guidance for those interested in starting nonprofits, as well as valuabl.