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Finding Nonprofit Statistics
Government Information on Nonprofits
- U.S. Internal Revenue Site
Important information for nonprofits on annual filing and reporting requirements, tax forms and tips for filing. The site also includes instructions on how to apply to be tax exempt, provides educational materials and lists webinars and other educational opportunities. There is also an A to Z index of topics useful to nonprofits and charities.
- How to Read the New IRS 990 Form
This guide is based on the 2010 IRS 990 form and was written by Peter Swords, former executive director of the Nonprofit Coordinating Committee of New York.
- USA.gov for Nonprofits
information on government grants, loans and assistance for nonprofits, links to tax information for nonprofits, and links to government web sites on information for managing nonprofits.
- U.S. Small Business Administration Statistics
Useful information for nonprofits on grant opportunities, tax information, government programs to assist nonprofits and general management help for small businesses.
- IRS Statistics for Charitable & Exempt Organizations
Links to statistical tables, articles and other information on charities and other tax-exempt organizations from 1988 to the most recent year posted.