IRS Tax Exemption Resources & Manuals

Important Resources for nonprofit tax exemption process

This page is a directory of resources and IRS manuals such as fundraising, interns and volunteers compensations, and more. Hopefully this makes it easier so you can see all the links on one page so you can open them in different tabs to follow along. Although these resources and IRS manuals are accessible from the top navigation menu, this page helps the special-needs users by making them more accesible.

About this Website and Why it Matters!

  • Abut this nonprofit application form 1023 help-site. Just in case you’re curios about how this website came about and it’s journey over a decade.

IRS form 1023 Application Review, Results Guaranteed!

  • Have your form 1023 application reviewed before sending it to the IRS. Over a decade of form 1023 reviews & no denied application. Results are Guaranteed!

Fundamentals Of Fundraising For Charities & Legal Pitfalls

  • Fundamentals of Fundraising for Charities is a MUST READ for all nonprofits engaging in fundraising. Don’t lose your tax exemption for a mistake!

Interns & Volunteer in Nonprofit Organization, Can they be paid?

  • What are volunteers and Interns in a nonprofit organization and A closer look at labor laws for compensation of interns or volunteers in the nonprofit sector.

Nonprofit CEO Salaries & Executive Directors Compensations

  • Exploring the morality and legality of nonprofit CEO and executive directors salaries & compensations, and how to compensate your nonprofit CEO and directors fairly.

NTEE code list, National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities codes

  • NTEE code or National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities code summarizes an organization’s exempt purpose. NTEE code should be selected at the time applying for tax exemption. Here’s the list of all the NTEE codes for use on the form 1023.

IRS Manual for Determination of Public Charity Status

  • The complete IRS manual for determination of Public Charity Status for assistance with Form 1023 application filing and reference. This manual is used by IRS examiners determining your legibility for 501c3 exemption.

§ 501. Internal Revenue Code of 1986 Section 501(c)(3)

  • Complete text of the Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3) for assistance with form 1023 tax exemption application filing and reference.

IRS Form 1023 and IRS Definition of Terms 

  • IRS Form 1023 and nonprofit definition of terms all under one page. Here are the explanations of terms used on the form 1023 and of those relating to nonprofit organizations by the IRS.
IRS Form 1023 Application Review