Not-For-Profit Law

Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C. has the experienced team you need to help resolve your not-for-profit law concerns.   We help your organization balance the numerous state and federal laws that need to be considered to meet all the requirements for an IRS 501©(3) or a 501©(6) entity.

Our attorneys are experienced in creating and managing not-for-profit organizations.  This unique knowledge is passed on to all of our not-for-profit clients.  It is also the reason why our attorneys are asked to serve as board members for various local, regional and international not-for-profit organizations.

Whether you are an educational, religious or charitable organization, or a qualified business league, Towne, Ryan & Partners, P.C., will work diligently to represent your organization’s interests effectively.  With five New York locations and an office in Vermont, our Firm stands ready to be a powerful partner on behalf of your organization.

We provide a wide range of legal counsel and services including:

  • Accountability and auditing structure
  • Articles of incorporation
  • By-laws
  • Economic activity
  • Financial disclosure
  • Fundraising compliance
  • Good Governance
  • Provisions for the amendment of the statutes
  • Provisions for the dissolution of the entity
  • Requirements for Tax Exemption
  • State and Federal Tax Issues
  • Supervision and management provisions
  • Tax status of corporate and private donors