Operating a nonprofit organization or corporation can be immensely rewarding but also brings with it many challenges. Nonprofit organizations must comply with all federal and state requirements to retain their nonprofit standing; and must explore all opportunities for advantageous tax treatment and funding supports to achieve their organizational goals. Nonprofits must also ensure that they develop successful strategies for organizational governance and must develop revenue sources to generate sufficient operating capital.
At Lotzar Law Firm, P.C., our attorneys take special pride in helping nonprofit organizations carry out their missions. We will provide the legal guidance and advice that your organization needs to do good for the public and communities while achieving both long and short-term goals. Give us a call or contact us online to learn how our knowledgeable legal professionals can assist your organization with minimizing risks and maximizing opportunities in all transactions your nonprofit enters into.
A Nonprofit Organizations Lawyer Can Help Your Corporation or Organization
At Lotzar Law Firm, P.C., our attorneys look at the big picture of your organization’s operational goals to help you develop effective strategies to maximize the success of your nonprofit. Some of the different areas of legal assistance our attorneys can provide include assistance with matters related to:
- Corporate Governance: The managing needs of a nonprofit organization differ significantly from those of for-profit companies. Our attorneys can facilitate procedures and tools necessary for good corporate governance, and we can assist board members and organizational leaders with making effective decisions that drive day-to-day and long-term operations. Our goal is to help you develop governance solutions that have the best chance of achieving your charitable aims and fulfilling your mission within the community.
- Form 1023 Filing: Nonprofit organizations may enjoy tax-exempt status, but must fulfill specific requirements including completing an application and providing required documentation. Our attorneys will assist you in understand what you must do to qualify for nonprofit status and will provide all required information to the Internal Revenue Service to make a determination as to tax-exempt status as an IRC Section 501(c)(3) organization.
Our nonprofit organizations attorneys in Scottsdale, Arizona can also act as outside general counsel for all of your nonprofit’s legal needs. We understand that nonprofit organizations must remain focused on fulfilling charitable goals and that the expense of a dedicated in-house general counsel can detract from achieving your aims. Having an outside general counsel provides your nonprofit with the benefit of comprehensive legal guidance without the expense of a full-time on-staff attorney. Our firm will serve as a partner and advisor to your nonprofit and will provide you with the forward-thinking comprehensive legal advice you need to make smart choices in starting, developing and operating your nonprofit and making the legal, tax and regulatory system work for you.
Contact our Nonprofit Organizations Attorneys in Arizona for Help Today
Lotzar Law Firm, P.C. has represented many nonprofit organizations that develop affordable housing and that work towards achieving other important public health or advocacy goals. Representative clients include Chicanos Por La Causa, Inc., the Foundation for Senior Living, A New Leaf, Inc. and Native American Connections, among other nonprofit organizations. Our nonprofit organizations attorneys in Arizona have the legal knowledge and business skills necessary to be strong advocates to help you achieve your aims. Call us at 480-905-0300 x103 or contact us online today to speak with a member of our legal team and learn more about how we can represent you.