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TN Reduces Charity Registration Fee

TN Charitable Solicitations and Gaming Fee Reductions Important news! Effective July 1, 2021, through June 30, 2022, all charitable solicitations and gaming fees are reduced to $10 for Tennessee. Tennessee says…. The past 15 months have been challenging for charitable organizations. Many organizations have faced financial hardships due to constraints on fundraising. As a result

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Schedule B Debate to SCOTUS

990 Schedule B Debate to the Highest Court On Jan. 8, the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would hear an appeal on a hot topic issue for many nonprofit organizations – requiring the unredacted Schedule B as part of the charitable solicitation registration process.  This appeal involves a California law requiring nonprofits to disclose their

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Derecho – Horizontal Hurricane Hits IA

Derecho Hits Midwest On August 10th, the Midwest—Iowa in particular, was hit with an incredibly strong storm called a ‘derecho’ (horizontal hurricane). The entire city of Cedar Rapids lost electricity and internet as a result. As of today, there are quite a few areas still without power and a large majority are without internet. The

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MAINE CHARITY REGISTRATION FEES CHANGE Maine charity registration fees have changed. Now both the initial charity registration and the annual renewal fee are $20.  This simplifies the ME fee structure and reduces the state fee for both initial and annual charity registration applications. In the past, the ME initial registration fee was $50 and the

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