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Nonprofit Quick Tip: State Filings in North Carolina and South Carolina

March 25, 2024 Podcast
EO Radio Show - Your Nonprofit Legal Resource

Welcome to EO Radio Show - Your Nonprofit Legal Resource. Episode 75 is the tenth 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 move south to look at the basic state filing requirements for nonprofit corporations operating in North Carolina and South Carolina. You can find all the prior episodes on our website or on the Farella YouTube channel, where there is a playlist just for state filing requirements. We’ll work our way through the rest of the states in future episodes. 

Resources:

YouTube channel: www.youtube.com/@farellabraunmartel/podcasts

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North Carolina:

North Carolina Secretary of State Nonprofit Organizations Search: North Carolina Secretary of State Charities & Fundraisers Search (sosnc.gov)

North Carolina Secretary of Business Domestic Registrations: https://www.sosnc.gov/divisions/business_registration

North Carolina current entity database: https://www.sosnc.gov/online_services/search/by_title/_Business_Registration

North Carolina Domestic Nonprofit Forms Index: https://www.sosnc.gov/forms/by_title/_Business_Registration_Nonprofit_Corporations

North Carolina Secretary of Business Foreign Registrations: https://www.sosnc.gov/Guides/register_a_foreign_business

North Carolina Foreign Registration Forms Index: https://www.sosnc.gov/Guides/register_a_foreign_business/requirements

North Carolina Document Online Submission Portal: https://www.sosnc.gov/Guides/online_submission_Of_business_filings

North Carolina Processing Times: https://www.sosnc.gov/Guides/online_submission_Of_business_filings/choose_the_examination_method

North Carolina Annual Report FAQ: https://www.sosnc.gov/frequently_asked_questions/by_title

North Carolina Secretary of State Charities Division: https://www.sosnc.gov/divisions/charities

North Carolina Secretary of State Charities Licensing: https://www.sosnc.gov/divisions/charities/licensing

North Carolina Charities Forms: https://www.sosnc.gov/forms/by_title/_Charities_Charities_Sponsors

North Carolina Charities FAQ: https://www.sosnc.gov/frequently_asked_questions/by_title/_charities_general_public

North Carolina Department of Revenue: https://www.ncdor.gov/

North Carolina Sales Tax Exemption FAQ: https://www.ncdor.gov/taxes-forms/sales-and-use-tax/sale-and-purchase-exemptions

South Carolina:

South Carolina Secretary of State Charities, Professional Fundraisers and Raffles search: https://sos.sc.gov/online-filings/charities-pfrs-and-raffles/search-charities

South Carolina Secretary of State Business Division website: https://sos.sc.gov/online-filings/business-entities

South Carolina Business Entities Online website: https://businessfilings.sc.gov/businessfiling

South Carolina Business Entities FAQ: https://sos.sc.gov/faqs-about-business-entities

South Carolina Secretary of State business resources: https://sos.sc.gov/business-resouces

South Carolina current entity database: https://businessfilings.sc.gov/BusinessFiling/Entity/Search

South Carolina Forms and Fees Schedule: https://businessfilings.sc.gov/BusinessFiling/Home/CategorizedForms

South Carolina CL-1 Initial Report form and instructions: https://dor.sc.gov/forms-site/Forms/CL1.pdf

South Carolina Department of Revenue Annual Filing FAQ: https://dor.sc.gov/tax/eleemosynary

South Carolina Secretary of State Division of Public Charities: https://sos.sc.gov/online-filings/charities-pfrs-and-raffles/charities

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