NON PROFIT  FORMATION AND TAX EXEMPTION SERVICES

Getting Started
•        Initial conference to determine viability of project (without cost)
•        Name availability check with California Secretary of State

Incorporation
•        Prepare Articles of Incorporation
•        Prepare custom Bylaws
•        Prepare draft minutes of initial meeting of Board of Directors
•        Prepare Conflicts of Interest Policy and Board member affirmation forms
•        Prepare on-line application for Federal Employer Identification Number

Federal Application for Tax Exemption
•        Review financial data and projections
•        Prepare Federal Application for Tax Exemption Recognition, IRS Form 1023
•        Prepare power of attorney to allow attorney to represent client before IRS

California State Filings
•        Prepare notification form for California Franchise Tax Board
•        Prepare Initial Registration with California Attorney General
•        Assist with initial Secretary of State Statement of Information

Legal and Filing Fees
•        Attorney flat fee, $1,500
•        IRS filing fee, $850 ($400 for non-profits expecting $10,000 annual  
         revenues or less)
•        State fees, $55.

Flat fee arrangements are available for other services
LAW OFFICES OF
GLENN A. HOWARD
Legal and Consulting Services for
Nonprofit Organizations
Flat Fee Services