The lawyers in our Non-Profit Practice Group represent established non-profit organizations as well as new organizations that are seeking to secure tax-exempt status. We provide full-service representation for all formation, governance, tax and contract matters; and, when necessary, we serve as litigation counsel to our non-profit clients as well.
Serving non-profit entities has been an important part of our practice since the beginning. From public charities to family foundations, and from social welfare organizations to political action committees, we serve a broad array of clients, offering strategic, insightful and custom-tailored legal representation. We work closely with our clients’ key stakeholders to align their priorities and legal objectives, and we provide comprehensive advice and representation with each client’s specific philanthropic, tax and operational goals in mind.
Full-Service Legal Counsel for New and Existing Non-Profit Entities and Organizations
Non-profit entities face the same legal issues as other entities, but their tax-exempt status raises additional tax and legal issues as well. At Hand Arendall Harrison Sale, we help our clients overcome these issues efficiently and cost-effectively, and we provide strategic advice focused on minimizing the burdens of legal and tax compliance. Our services for non-profit entities and organizations include providing representation in the areas of:
- Entity Formation
- Securing Tax-Exempt Status
- Tax-Exempt Bond Issuance
- Nonprofit Governance & Ethics Matters
- Nonprofit Structures, Relationships and Affiliations (including Fiscal Sponsorships)
- Tax Treatment of Lobbying & Political Activities
- Unrelated Business Taxable Income
- Local, State and Federal Tax Proceedings
- Planning of Charitable Gifts, Grants and Social Investments
Our non-profit clients include public charities, private foundations, social welfare organizations, supporting organizations, political committees, business leagues, nonprofit associations, social clubs, and other institutions and organizations.
We Have Been Serving Tax-Exempt Entities for Decades
The lawyers in our Non-Profit Practice Group have been representing tax-exempt entities for decades. Regardless of your company’s or organization’s needs and goals, we can assist you in pursuing a strategic path forward. We provide legal representation in numerous other practice areas as well, and we serve as outside general counsel to many non-profit entities that rely our lawyers’ advice and counsel on a daily basis.
Speak with a Lawyer in Our Non-Profit Practice Group Today
If you would like to speak with a lawyer in our Non-Profit Practice Group, we encourage you to get in touch. Please call or contact us online to schedule a confidential initial consultation.