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How to Start a Nonprofit


We are a niche legal provider that has both the skills, and knowledge of the law as it relates to nonprofit organizations. We can advise you on what to do, what paperwork needs to be filed, and what to consider when you want to know how to start a charity in Minnesota.

Generally, nonprofit entity formation is a 3-step process:

  1. Incorporation through the Secretary of State's office

  2. Applying for 501(c) income tax exemption through the IRS

  3. Requesting sales tax exemption from the State's Department of Revenue

Check out this blog post for more details. 

We Can Tell You How to Start a Church in Minnesota and Much More

Whether you’re trying to figure out how to start a foundation, a church, a charity, or some other nonprofit organization, making sure you get the legalities right is always a priority. Unfortunately, without professional assistance, it’s all too easy to overlook some vital part of the process. To help you get off to a smooth start, our experienced legal team is here to help.