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Starting a Nonprofit

How to Start a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit

This document contains information that is helpful to those who want to form a public charity as a Michigan corporation and apply to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for 501(c)(3) status. Download our publication "Starting a Tax-Exempt Nonprofit in Michigan" (revised 9/30/10)

Staying Legal

Visit, a one-stop resource from Michigan Nonprofit Association which details state and federal legal compliance.

Books & Resources

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