Not-For-Profit and Tax-Exempt Organizations

Hurwitz Fine P.C. has extensive experience representing not-for-profit organizations and we serve on a continuous basis as outside general counsel for several tax-exempt organizations. In addition, many of our attorneys volunteer as Board members of charitable organizations, which enhances our practical understanding of the challenges faced by our not-for-profit clients.

We regularly assist not-for-profit organizations obtain and maintain tax-exempt status under applicable provisions of the Internal Revenue Code.  We provide comprehensive advice and assistance to not-for-profit organizations on a broad range of matters including entity formation and structuring, board and governance issues, regulatory compliance, corporate policies, programs and procedures, compliance with legal requirements including the NYS Nonprofit Revitalization Act, Charities Bureau filings, and strategic transactions, including mergers, dissolutions and restructurings. We also frequently advise our not-for-profit clients on employment, real estate and other corporate matters as relevant to their business.