Resources for Starting a Nonprofit
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Indiana’s Office of Faith-Based and Community Initiatives web page Resources for Nonprofits provides many powerpoint presentations and a list of links by category.
The IRS provides its most frequently used documents and forms needed during the Life Cycle of a Public Charity on this site.
Find help with the IRS forms and other useful information posted by a tax consultant.
Read this Starting a Nonprofit in Indiana powerpoint from the Indiana Office of Faith Based and Community Services for more information on the State process.
Samples of By-Laws can be found on links from the Foundation Center‘s website.
From GrantSpace, “What is Fiscal Sponsorship? How can I find a fiscal sponsorship?”
Start here. Extensive resources on the topic, including webinars, videos, online articles and guides, websites and print books.
From the Community Resource Center, a PDF on Fiscal Sponsorship, by David Barlow CPA
From Third Sector New England, a white paper titled, “A White Paper on Comprehensive Fiscal Sponsorship“
From the Council on Nonprofits, a topic page on Fiscal Sponsorship