What Are The Alternatives To A Nonprofit?

ALTERNATIVES TO A NONPROFIT CORPORATION If the existence of the venture is for a short duration, the nonprofit organization may not be the best structure.  Nonprofits are good for long-term ventures. Alternatives include: (1) Operating as an informal organization under the legal umbrella of an existing charity, also known as fiscal sponsorship; or (2) Forming [...]

What Are The Alternatives To A Nonprofit?2020-03-27T12:40:04-07:00

Can Nonprofits Hire Employees?

EMPLOYEES OF NONPROFITS Many nonprofits hire employees as staff to provide programs, conduct fundraising, maintain accounting, file taxes, and other services.  The nonprofit has the same legal obligations to its employees as any private business corporation, such as prohibitions against discrimination and harassment.  The nonprofit corporation is also obligated to report employee’s income and make [...]

Can Nonprofits Hire Employees?2020-03-27T12:44:22-07:00

What Is A Nonprofit Organization?

WHAT IS THE LEGAL FORMATION OF A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION?  The primary business entity formation for a nonprofit organization is the corporation.  The corporation is a separate legal entity from the people who own, manage, and operate it.  The corporation is composed of a Board of Directors and officers. The Board is responsible for overseeing [...]

What Is A Nonprofit Organization?2020-03-08T22:37:40-07:00