Polsinelli is one of the nation’s leading providers of legal services to nonprofit organizations. We have built our team with nationally recognized nonprofit attorneys who hold business acumen and in-depth industry knowledge on state and federal tax and nonprofit issues. Our attorneys are well versed on the challenges facing tax-exempt organizations, which has enabled us to make significant contributions to nonprofit entities through our use of innovative approaches to meeting their legal and organizational needs. Our team members are frequent writers and speakers on nonprofit and tax topics. The numerous books written by our team members cover topics such as the Form 990, Governance, Colleges & Universities, Fundraising and Private Foundations. Published articles address the Intermediate Sanctions, Unrelated Business Income, Private Benefit, Fundraising and several other nonprofit and tax topics. The nonprofit group presents a two-day National Nonprofit Law Institute each year and its members speak at various seminars throughout the year including the Rocky Mountain Tax Seminar for Private Foundations, The University of Texas Nonprofit Organizations Institute, Georgetown Law Tax-Exempt Organizations Institute and American Health Lawyers Association.
As active industry contributors, we are better able to keep our clients abreast of important developments in this area of law as it relates specifically to their business. Meanwhile, our firm is equally committed to learning about our nonprofit clients’ operations, as well as their business objectives and challenges. This combined focus allows us to enhance our clients’ decision-making while also achieving desired outcomes and results. Our team partners with a range of clients that include national hospitals and health systems, colleges and universities, religious organizations, public charities, government organizations, research institutions, private foundations and a variety of state and national industry associations.
Nonprofit Organizations has a broad range of practice areas and services, including:
- Joint Ventures
- Entity Structuring
- Mergers and Acquisition
- Form 990 Consulting
- Charitable Giving
- Tax Compliance
- Planning to minimize Unrelated Business Income
- Grantmaking and Impact Investing