CFW+W provides guidance in the process of forming a non-profit organization and obtaining tax-exempt status from the IRS. The advice of our high level legal counsel is crucial at every stage of the process. You will receive a comprehensive consultation to make sure you understand formation and governance options.
Unlike most large law firms we do not assign junior attorneys to your matter. An experienced attorney with comprehensive resources will guide you from the beginning to the end of the process. In addition, your attorney will be an advisor to the leaders of the organization in the election of the board of directors, the indemnification of officers and directors, the conflict of interest policy and the other best practices listed in the Federal Form 990 submission.
Areas of counsel include: