The Legal Answer Book for Nonprofit Organizations

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Wiley, Mar 1, 1996 - Business & Economics - 320 pages
Concise, authoritative answers to questions concerning the business, tax, legal, and fund-raising practices of nonprofit organizations

The Legal Answer Book for Nonprofit Organizations

Designed to help nonprofit managers and their professional consultants, this comprehensive reference presents—in plain English—practical answers to the most frequently asked questions about nonprofit organizations. Nonprofit managers will find a wealth of workable, real-world solutions to their most pressing problems and concerns, including private inurement, lobbying limitations, subsidiary organizations, strategic alliances with for-profit and nonprofit organizations, board governance and responsibilities, liability insurance, planned giving vehicles, and much more.

Written and edited by a leading legal authority on tax-exempt organizations, it also offers creative strategies for enhancing and expanding a nonprofit organization's activities. Periodic updates will keep readers informed of the latest trends and developments in the nonprofit sector.

Nonprofit executives, board members, lawyers, accountants, and fund-raising professionals will find The Legal Answer Book for Nonprofit Organizations to be an indispensable resource.

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List of Questions
Boards of Directors and Conflicts and Liability 27
Private Inurement and Private Benefit 56

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About the author (1996)

BRUCE R. HOPKINS is one of the country's leading authorities on tax-exempt organizations and an attorney with the firm Powers, Pyles, Sutter & Verville. He is the author of eight books, including The Law of Tax-Exempt Organizations, The Law of Fund-Raising, and The Tax Law of Charitable Giving, as well as two newsletters, The Nonprofit Counsel and Fund-Raising Regulation Report, all published by Wiley.

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