Non-Profit Organizations

Califf & Harper, P.C. has extensive experience working with non-profit organizations. Our law firm services a broad range of organizations including: religious, health and welfare, private foundations, professional, social service, membership associations, and other tax-exempt organizations and agencies. Our lawyers serve on a variety of boards in the community and understand the complexities associated with non profits. The law firm assists our clients in meeting and exceeding their mission everyday, while ensuring the long term viability of each organization.

Specialized Services:

  • Providing audits in accordance with Governmental Auditing Standards
  • Assisting in compliance with budgetary and regulatory requirements
  • Fraud Prevention
  • Assessing, implementing and monitoring complex cost structures
  • Providing audits in accordance with Senate Bill 2410 (Iowa)
  • Preparing compensation plans and incentive programs
  • Obtaining and maintaining tax exempt status
  • Benchmarking, trend, and revenue analysis
  • Minimizing unrelated business incomes
  • Finding and retaining key employees
  • Preparing budgets & forecasts
  • Developing and training staff
  • Board meeting presentations
  • IRS Representation
  • Preparation of 990
  • Employee Benefit Plan Audits
  • Immigration Compliance
 
Related Articles
 
What Duties Are Owed By Directors to a Not-For-Profit Organization 
Written by Karla C. Steele
As published in the February 2011 Edition of the Quad City Times Business Journal