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Starting and managing a nonprofit organization : a legal guide

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by Bruce Hopkins. Wiley. 6th edition. 2013.
363 pages.

This “plain English” guide to nonprofits was written to assist individuals who are interested in starting a nonprofit organization but not sure how to navigate complex federal and state tax-exempt laws. Chapters focus on a range of subjects including starting a nonprofit, the differences types of nonprofits, the idea of private benefit, tax-exempt status, nonprofit governance, annual reports, charitable giving rules, fundraising regulations, lobbying constraints, and how to avoid IRS audits.

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