What to Know About Taxes and Nonprofits

Making money for stakeholders is the primary goal of for-profit businesses. Nonprofits are different: their primary goal is benefiting their cause. To qualify as a nonprofit, the entity must serve the public good in some way. No individual or shareholder may profit...

Types of Nonprofits: What You Need to Know

Most of the estimated 1.5 million nonprofit organizations in the United States are 501(c)(3) organizations, but there are many other categories of nonprofits. The nonprofit’s membership, mission and structure dictate which category is most appropriate for your...

Employers: Know Your Tax Forms

If you run a business, you need to know about the following forms. Form W-2  Employers must complete a Form W-2 for each employee. These wages and taxes are reported annually on the W-2. However, W-2s aren’t filed directly with the IRS. Instead, employers file...