Startup Services

What Do We Offer?

Initial Startup Consultation

  • Together we can define your mission statement and develop a strategic plan. We can also review the corporate governance basics (board structure, bylaws, meetings, etc.) which will be the foundation of your organization going forward.

Entity Formation Services

  • Name searches in various state, federal and web-based databases.
  • Preparation and filing of Articles of Incorporation consistent with obtaining 501(c)(3) status.
  • Application for EIN.
  • Application and registration of “DBA” or Fictitious names.

Establishment of Nonprofit Status

  • This is where it counts! Obtaining and maintaining your non-profit status with the IRS is paramount to your organization’s goals.
  • Let us help you prepare and file the appropriate IRS forms (i.e., Forms 1023 or 1023EZ) as well as assist you with the application for your State’s Charitable Solicitation License.