Proof of 501(c)(3)

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jeffreyparry
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Proof of 501(c)(3)

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The YW president in my ward (I'm the finance clerk) is asking me for documentation that the church is a 501(c)(3) organization--apparently she needs it for the YW's fundraiser. Does anybody know if there is an easy way to request this type of document from Salt Lake? Any help is appreciated.
mtwerner
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I did this a couple of years ago and finally got the information from the Tax Administration Division. You should be able to look up the division in CDOL. However, if you send me a private message, I can send you a copy of the document.
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I went a couple rounds with the tax department on this last year and finally gave. I was told they no longer issue these documents to stakes. However, your need is different than mine so it might be worth a call to the tax departments.
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the irs publishes ALL 501(c)(3) organizations in pub 78. it will be sufficient for many purposes to point anyone with a need to verify to that publication. an online searchable version is maintained here:

http://www.irs.gov/app/pub-78/
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Re: Proof of 501(c)(3)

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I couldn't find our church using the search tool, but here's a direct link to it on the same site. Hopefully this makes it easier for anyone still looking: http://apps.irs.gov/app/eos/pub78Search ... ame=Search
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Re: Proof of 501(c)(3)

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Re: Proof of 501(c)(3)

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Can we get another updated URL that will work? The above ones do not. Thanks in advance.
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Use the IRS link in geowizrds post and do a search for EIN 870234341 (which I pulled out of the URL above.
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