Many of the tax-exempt organizations we have helped to create early on never got off the ground. Today, we consider it part of our responsibility to the potential new client and to the sector to educate would be founders on the realities of the marketplace.
Below are links to information about starting a nonprofit organization in Arizona. The articles talk about Laying the Groundwork, Forming the Entity, Applying for Tax-Exempt Status, Bylaws, and other important information.
Ellis Carter is a nonprofit lawyer licensed to practice in Washington and Arizona. Ellis advises tax-exempt clients on federal tax matters and fundraising compliance nationwide. If you are seeking legal advice, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 602-456-0071 for information about our services.