650 Essential Nonprofit Law Questions Answered

650 Essential Nonprofit Law Questions Answered

By: Bruce R. Hopkins (author)Paperback

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This book contains authoritative answers to the most important questions on business, tax, legal, and fundraising practices for nonprofit organizations. Written in the inviting style of Bruce Hopkins, the nation's leading legal authority on nonprofit organizations, "650 Essential Nonprofit Law Questions Answered" is a must-have guide, developed specifically to help nonprofit managers and advisers harness the latest trends and developments in nonprofit law.Presented in a convenient question-and-answer format, "650 Essential Nonprofit Law Questions Answered" offers real-world solutions to the most common challenges facing nonprofit organizations, including: intermediate sanctions; competition and commerciality doctrines; partnerships and joint ventures; private foundation rules; disclosure and distribution rules; annual report requirements; and planned giving. "650 Essential Nonprofit Law Questions Answered" is the nonprofit professional's best resource for understanding statutes, regulations, and other laws governing tax-exempt organizations.

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About Author

BRUCE R. HOPKINS is the country's leading authority on tax-exempt organizations and is a lawyer with the firm Polsinelli Shalton Welte Suelthaus PC. He is also the author or coauthor of fifteen books, including The Law of Intermediate Sanctions; The Legal Answer Book for Private Foundations; The Second Legal Answer Book for Nonprofit Organizations; The Law of Tax-Exempt Organizations, Eighth Edition; Private Foundations: Tax Law and Compliance, Second Edition; and The Tax Law of Charitable Giving, Third Edition (all published by Wiley). He also writes the journal, Bruce R. Hopkins' Nonprofit Council.


Chapter 1: General Operations of a Nonprofit Organization. Chapter 2: Boards of Directors and Conflicts and Liability. Chapter 3: Corporate Governance Principles. Chapter 4: Acquiring Tax-Exempt Status. Chapter 5: Annual Return Preparation. Chapter 6: Private Inurement and Private Benefit. Chapter 7: Intermediate Sanctions. Chapter 8: Lobbying. Chapter 9: Political Activities. Chapter 10: Public Charity Status. Chapter 11: Private Foundation Rules. Chapter 12: Charitable Giving Rules. Chapter 13: Fundraising Regulation. Chapter 14: Unrelated Business Activities. Chapter 15: Subsidiaries. Chapter 16: Partnerships and Joint Ventures. Chapter 17: Competition and Commerciality. Chapter 18: Disclosure and Distribution Rules. Chapter 19: IRS Audits of Nonprofit Organizations.

Product Details

  • publication date: 03/05/2005
  • ISBN13: 9780471715245
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 360
  • ID: 9780471715245
  • weight: 905
  • ISBN10: 0471715247

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