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by gsharaga, posted August 18, 2019

Our legal experts review a number of common nonprofit entity types that are not recognized as charities in the U.S.

by gsharaga, posted July 27, 2019

Learn about the requirement that schools do not discriminate against students on the basis of race, particularly with respect to non-U.S. schools.

by gsharaga, posted August 18, 2019

Our legal experts review a number of common nonprofit entity types that are not recognized as charities in the U.S.

by gsharaga, posted July 27, 2019

Learn about the requirement that schools do not discriminate against students on the basis of race, particularly with respect to non-U.S. schools.

by gsharaga, posted July 2, 2019

In this post, we explore Israeli nonprofit and tax exemption requirements that NGOsource often relies on for ED certifications.

by gsharaga, posted May 26, 2019

This guest post by Noah Degu, a distinguished Ethiopian professional, describes the new civil society law in Ethiopia.

by gsharaga, posted April 22, 2019

Find out why the name of an NGO on its Equivalency Determination (ED) Certificate often differs from the name that was initially submitted for review.

by gsharaga, posted March 23, 2019

To better understand the distinct meanings of private benefit and private inurement, this post will note two key differences and provide a few illustrative examples. 

by gsharaga, posted February 22, 2019

French nonprofit organizations often face difficulties meeting equivalency determination dissolution requirements. Find out why. 

by gsharaga, posted December 19, 2018

Learn about the ED validity period, which indicates when a private foundation or donor advised fund (a “grantmaker”) can rely on the written advice provided in the ED. 

by gsharaga, posted November 13, 2018

Understanding the breadth and nuance of the term “charitable,” as defined under U.S. law, is important for organizations seeking an equivalency determination (ED) through NGOsource.

by gsharaga, posted October 17, 2018

An overview of Canadian charities and NGOsource's approach.