Nonprofit Incorporation Workshop


January 31, 2018
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Boston Public Library – Commonwealth Salon
700 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02116

Are you a leader of an existing nonprofit organization or have an interest in creating a new one? Do you have questions and concerns about incorporating and/or filing for tax-exempt status?  All nonprofit start-ups are invited to attend this legal seminar for nonprofits, led by experienced nonprofit attorneys.  At this group session, we will assist your organization in understanding the complicated processes of formalizing a nonprofit in Massachusetts by addressing questions regarding:

  • For-Profit or Not-for-Profit?
  • What is a Not-for-Profit?
  • Incorporating & Structuring the Not-for-Profit
  • Option of Fiscal Sponsorship
  • State Reporting & Regulation
  • Federal Tax Exemption
  • Ongoing IRS Reporting & Regulation

Three of our presenters spoke with us about starting a nonprofit and the state of the sector as whole. Take a look at their in-depth responses here.

Presenters:  Jim Grace, Arts & Business Council of Greater Boston/Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts; Susan Abbott, Goodwin; Josh Sattely, TSNE MissionWorks.

Co-sponsors: GoodwinArts & Business Council of Greater Boston/Volunteer Lawyers for the ArtsThird Sector New England.

Type of event: 

Partner Events

Learning area: 

Nonprofit Governance