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Are 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporations required to make their financial statements available to the public?
Yes, nonprofit corporations are required to make their financial statements available to the public. Form 990 includes a nonprofit’s figures for revenue, expenses, assets, and liabilities, and all 501(c)(3) nonprofits are required to submit Form 990 to the IRS annually. The form also includes the salaries of the directors, officers, and executives o...
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Articles of Incorporation Montana
To form a corporation in Montana, you must file articles of incorporation. The form is customizable. More information about corporate formation can be accessed through the website of the Montana Secretary of State. The articles of incorporation must include the following information: Name of the corporation Type of entity Corporate mailing and stree...
Are landlords required to keep security deposits in interest-bearing accounts?
Many states require landlords to keep tenant security deposits in interest-bearing accounts. Often the rules include requirements for notifying tenants of the location of such accounts and related details. Below you will find a regularly updated table indicating whether landlords are required to maintain tenant security deposits in interest-bearing...
Articles of Incorporation Pennsylvania
To form a corporation in Pennsylvania, you must file articles of incorporation. The form is customizable. More information about corporate formation can be accessed through the website of the Pennsylvania Department of State. The articles of incorporation must include the following information: Name of the corporation Type of entity Corporate mailin...
How to Start a Corporation in Illinois
Filing Costs* State filing fees are $282 LegalNature's expedited filing fee is $50 Filing Time* The standard filing time for a paper filing is 15 business days. The expedited filing time for a filing is 3 business days. Filing Requirements Articles of Incorporation To form your corporation, you must complete articles of incorporation. You must inclu...
What are corporate bylaws?
Think of corporate bylaws as an internal rulebook for the organization’s key decision-makers. They specify the corporate governance procedures, including how the board of directors and any committee members will be selected, when and how annual meetings will be conducted, and how to deal with conflicts of interest between the company and its decisio...
How long does the landlord have to return a security deposit?
Most states require landlords to refund security deposits they collect within a certain time frame after the tenancy ends. Landlords may subtract from the security deposit any proper deductions for repairs and other damages made according to the lease and state law. Below you will find a regularly updated table of how long landlords have to return s...
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How to Start an LLC in Nebraska
Filing Costs* State filing fees are $114 LegalNature's expedited filing fee is $50 Filing Time* The standard filing time for an online filing is 7 business days. The expedited filing time for an online filing is 3 business days. Filing Requirements Certificate of Organization To form your LLC, you must complete a certificate of organization. You mus...