What does it mean to be a 501(c)(3) organization?

Being "501(c)(3)" means that a particular nonprofit organization has been approved by the Internal Revenue Service as a tax-exempt, charitable organization. "Charitable" is broadly defined as being established for purposes that are religious, educational, charitable, scientific, literary, testing for public safety, fostering of national or international amateur sports, or prevention of cruelty to animals and children. Share. Looking to start a nonprofit? Foundation Group is your go-to resource for getting it done. Find out what 20,000 other nonprofits already know! Foundation Group is America's most experienced, most trusted resource for nonprofit formation and compliance services. With over 20,000 nonprofit clients served since 1995, our team of experts works with all types of charitable and nonprofit clients coast to coast.

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