Getting your 501(c)(3) exemption

Generally, organizations required to apply for recognition of exemption must notify the Service within 27 months from the date of their formation to be treated as described in section 501(c)(3) from the date formed. When the IRS determines that an organization qualifies for exemption under section 501(c)(3), it will also be classified as a private … Continue reading Getting your 501(c)(3) exemption

Private placement under Reg D

Regulation D (Reg D) is a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulation governing private placement exemptions. Reg D allows usually smaller companies to raise capital through the sale of equity or debt securities without having to register their securities with the SEC.

Why bylaws matter

Organizations have bylaws because they want to maintain consistency in the running of the business. They use bylaws to communicate organizational rules so internal disputes and conflict can be avoided.

Why are advisory boards important?

The main purpose of the advisory board is to provide judicious advice from a citizen perspective. Some of the roles of a citizen advisory board include: provide assistance to the legislative body when formulating public policy and help transform policy decisions into action.