In January 2009 the IRS described the acceptable reasons and means of operating a 501c3 organization in their
article Exemption Requirements.
The IRS has listed some documents relative to the proper operation of 501c3 organizations in their “Tax Information for Charitable Organizations” in their
April 2009 update.
Proper operation of 501c3 organizations is continually under review because some people misuse the "tax exempt"
status of their organizations as can be seen in this study from June 2004
Congress Probes Tax-Exempt Group
Caution!! You are entering potentially dangerous territory. Do this correctly to avoid any
difficulties. Although laws vary by state, in Tennessee it is possible to Purchase Curriculum Tax-Exempt and at a
Discount as you can see in this May 2005 article.
Read some of our historic periodic publications and see how HSFSA is helping organizations.
Volume 1, Issue
1 April 2005
Issue 3 January 2006