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Nonprofit Publications provides expert information on nonprofit legal, financial, tax exemption, and management issues in everyday language. We work to help Board members, founders, new managers, and experienced leaders in community-based nonprofits succeed. We provide clear explanations of the state laws, IRS rules and processes, and accounting and financial reporting requirements that have the greatest impact on nonprofit corporations.

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Home of the Oregon Nonprofit Corporation Handbook and a growing number of other invaluable nonprofit resources written by authors Cindy Cumfer and Kay Sohl

New in the 5th Edition: - Expanded guidance for Boards of Directors - 6 new sample policies - Practical help with the IRS Form 990 - Step-by-step guidance to funding your organization - New tools for fraud prevention

New in the 5th Edition:

- Expanded guidance for Boards of Directors

- 6 new sample policies

- Practical help with the IRS Form 990

- Step-by-step guidance to funding your organization

- New tools for fraud prevention

New Tools in Development Now: - Board Leaders Handbook - Key Controls to Prevent Fraud in Your Nonprofit - How to Get the Resources You Need - Volunteers and Volunteer Policies - Advocacy Rules for Oregon Nonprofits - Board Policy Manuals

New Tools in Development Now:

- Board Leaders Handbook

- Key Controls to Prevent Fraud in Your Nonprofit

- How to Get the Resources You Need

- Volunteers and Volunteer Policies

- Advocacy Rules for Oregon Nonprofits

- Board Policy Manuals

A Growing Nonprofit Resource

Nonprofit Publications provides expert information on nonprofit legal, financial, tax exemption, and management issues in everyday language. We work to help Board members, founders, new managers, and experienced leaders in community-based nonprofits succeed. We provide clear explanations of the state laws, IRS rules and processes, and accounting and financial reporting requirements that have the greatest impact on nonprofit corporations.

Nonprofit Publications is a joint effort of Cindy Cumfer and Kay Sohl, authors of the Oregon Nonprofit Corporation Handbook. Kay and Cindy have been translating complex legal, financial, and management requirements into practical guidance, checklists, samples, and examples for nonprofit leaders for over 35 years.


An Oregon Treasure- essential tools for well-established nonprofits as well as start-ups
— Kathleen Cornett, Vice President, Grants and Programs The Oregon Community Foundation
If you buy only one reference, make it this one! A real life saver for any nonprofit
— Jerralyn Ness, Executive Director Community Action in Hillsboro