Nonprofit corporations: applicable state laws

Most of the states in the U.S.A have adopted provisions from one or both of these two laws – Model Nonprofit Corporation Act,1964 ( Revised in 1987). Uniform Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act,1996. The title and reference number for each states nonprofit corporation act are as follows – State Law Locator/ Key Phrase Alabama Chapter 3 […]

Starting a Nonprofit Organization in Wyoming

Starting a Nonprofit Organization in Wyoming is governed by title 17 chapter 19 of Wyoming Laws titled Wyoming Nonprofit corporation act. Eligibility for Starting a Nonprofit Organization in Wyoming 1) Incorporator: One or more person can act as the incorporator of the nonprofit organization. The incorporator is primary responsible for drafting the organizing documents and […]

Starting a Nonprofit Organization in Wisconsin

Information to Start a Incorporated Nonprofit Organization in Wisconsin. To start Unincorporated Nonprofit Organization read: Start an Unincorporated Nonprofit Organization You can also consider downloadingNonprofits for Dummies which explains how to start and run a nonprofit organization in Wisconsin. Starting a nonprofit organization in Wisconsin is governed by chapter 181 of Wisconsin Laws titled “non-stock […]

Starting a Non Profit in West Virginia

How to Start a Incorporated Nonprofit Organization in West Virginia. To start Unincorporated Nonprofit Organization in WV read: How to start an unincorporated nonprofit organization You can also consider downloading Nonprofits for Dummies that takes you step-by-step through the entire process of starting and running a nonprofit organization in West Virginia. Starting a Nonprofit organization […]

U.S statewise nonprofit incorporation process

Starting a nonprofit organization from scratch ? Start a Corporation There are two laws that govern nonprofit corporations in the country. Model Nonprofit Corporation Act,1964 ( Revised in 1987). Uniform Unincorporated Nonprofit Association Act,1996 Most of the states have modeled their laws using any one or a combination of both these Act. For detailed state […]