A Domestic Non-Profit Corporation is a more complex business structure. As a chartered legal entity, a Domestic Non-Profit Corporation has certain rights, privileges, and liabilities beyond those of an individual. Doing business as a corporation may yield tax or financial benefits, but these can be offset by other considerations, such as increased licensing fees or decreased personal control. Also, organized for some purpose other than making a profit and usually afforded special tax treatment.
You are always encouraged to consult an attorney to ensure appropriate consideration of all the legal implications of your choice of entity and filing. We stress that this filing website is not intended to substitute nor replace the advice of legal counsel.
All forms, guide sheets, and packets require Adobe Acrobat reader (4.0 or higher). If you do not currently have the free Adobe Acrobat reader software, it is available here:
Frequently Asked Questions