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Nonprofits, Philanthropic Organizations and Grant Writing Resource Guide: Understanding IRS 990 Forms

Information on Nonprofit Organizations and Charitable Groups, as well as Grant Writing

Understanding the IRS 990 Form

Form 990 is an annual reporting return that many federally tax-exempt organizations must file with the Internal Revenue Service. Because it records information on the filing organization's mission, programs, and finances, it is a very useful document for understanding and evaluating a nonprofit organization.

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