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Nonprofit Quick Tip: Registration in New York and New Jersey

August 28, 2023 Podcast
EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource

Welcome to EO Radio Show – Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. I'm Cynthia Rowland, and this is the fifth in a series of quick tip episodes focusing on the details of state registration of nonprofit corporations. With the help of Joe Hilliard, today, we jump across the country to look at the basic state filing requirements for nonprofit corporations operating in New York and New Jersey.

In episode 38, we talked about filing in Delaware and California, which are the most frequently used by our clients, most of whom have a connection with California. Episode 40 focused on Nevada and Arizona, episode 43 looked at Washington State and Oregon, and episode 47 addressed Alaska and Hawaii. We'll work our way through the rest of the states in future episodes.

Resources:

EO Radio Show Nonprofit State Filing playlist 

For New York:

New York Department of State Corporations page: https://dos.ny.gov/form-corporation-or-business

New York Corporations FAQ: https://dos.ny.gov/faqs-corporations-business-entities

New York State Business Start-Up FAQ: https://www.ny.gov/services/start-business-new-york-state

New York current entity database: https://apps.dos.ny.gov/publicInquiry/

New York Nonprofit Domestic Corporations FAQ: https://dos.ny.gov/certificate-incorporation-domestic-not-profit-corporations-0

New York Domestic Nonprofit Articles of Incorporation form: https://dos.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2023/01/1511-f.pdf

New York Nonprofit Foreign Corporations FAQ: https://dos.ny.gov/application-authority-foreign-not-profit-corporations

New York Foreign Application for Authority: https://dos.ny.gov/system/files/documents/2018/12/1555-f.pdf

New York Expedited Handling FAQ: https://dos.ny.gov/expedited-handling-services-division-corporations

New York Financial Report for Certain Not-for-Profit Organizations FAQ: https://dos.ny.gov/financial-reports-be-filed-certain-not-profit-organizations

New York Department of Taxation and Finance Sales Tax Exempt FAQ: https://www.tax.ny.gov/bus/st/exempt.htm

New York Department of Taxation and Finance Tax Exempt forms: https://www.tax.ny.gov/forms/orpts/exemption.htm

New York State Attorney General Charities Registration website: https://ag.ny.gov/resources/organizations/charities-nonprofits-fundraisers/charities-registration

For New Jersey:

New Jersey Department of Treasury Division of Revenue and Enterprise Services page: https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/revenue/

New Jersey Government Nonprofit FAQ: https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/rsb100.shtml

New Jersey Business Formation online page: https://www.njportal.com/DOR/BusinessFormation/Home/Welcome

New Jersey Government Business Start-Up FAQ: https://business.nj.gov/start

New Jersey Business Formation online application page: https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/revenue/gettingregistered.shtml

New Jersey NJ-REG online application page: https://www.njportal.com/DOR/BusinessRegistration/

New Jersey current entity database: https://www.njportal.com/DOR/BusinessNameSearch/Search/Availability

New Jersey Forms Packet: https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/revenue/pdf/2000.pdf

New Jersey Annual Report filing time: https://business.nj.gov/pages/filings-and-accounting?locale=en

New Jersey Annual Report FAQ: https://www.njportal.com/DOR/AnnualReports/Home/FAQ#

New Jersey Charitable Registration: https://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/charities/Pages/default.aspx

New Jersey Sales and Use Tax Exemption Registration: https://www.state.nj.us/treasury/taxation/index.shtml

New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs Raffles and 50/50 Registration: https://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/lgccc/pages/default.aspx

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