If you've been thinking about starting your own nonprofit, there is no better time than the present!
The IRS has finally created a simple, online-only, streamlined process for requesting federal 501(c)(3) exempt status with its Form 1023-EZ. As of July 1, 2016, the previous fee of $400 has been reduced to $275! Applications are processed at a much quicker rate than the regular Form 1023 process.
The streamlined 1023-EZ process is perfectly suited organizations seeking 501(c)(3) status that meet certain thresholds, including, but not limited to:
To utilize this process, applicants must file form 1023-EZ online only. For professional assistance in applying for nonprofit status, contact us here or visit the IRS website for more details.