What is the IRS Form 990?

What is the IRS Form 990?

The short answer: It’s a tax-form application used by nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations to show their financial records and retain their tax-exempt status. However, if you’re a nonprofit director, treasurer, or simply researching nonprofit tax regulations before you...
Who’s Looking at Your Nonprofit’s 990 Form (and Why)

Who’s Looking at Your Nonprofit’s 990 Form (and Why)

A nonprofit’s 990 form doesn’t just help maintain tax exemption with the IRS—it’s also a crucial lens into an organization’s financial activities, goals, past successes, staff, and more. Stakeholders often rely on a 990 document to make informed decisions about their...