Nonprofit Voice | Voices for Georgia's Children on Advocacy by Coalition

Monday, April 27, 2015
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Our Nonprofit Voice blog series is back! These guest posts are written by GCN member leadership about a pressing community challenge they are tackling—whether it's...

What does it take to pass legislation that ensures healthy futures for Georgia’s children? It’s comparable to jumping rope on the playground: there are multiple roles required in order to play.

Nonprofit Voice | GBPI Crunches Numbers to Ensure State Roads Plan Adds Up

Thursday, April 23, 2015
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Our Nonprofit Voice blog series is back! These guest posts are written by GCN member leadership about a pressing community challenge they are tackling—whether it's...

Busy season for retailers is the last two months of the year. For swimming pool operators, it’s the dog days of summer. The busy season for the Georgia Budget and Policy Institute is the 40-day legislative session of the Georgia General Assembly that ended this year on April 2.

One of Your Organization’s Most Visible Documents: Understanding IRS Form 990

Tuesday, April 21, 2015
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Ahead of our upcoming webinar (free to GCN members!), Mauldin & Jenkins Tax Director Mary Jo Alexander reminds us that IRS Form 990 isn't just...

Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form 990 is an exhaustive, complicated tax filing that goes well beyond simply reporting annual financial results. Further, the report is available publicly, seen by prospective donors, nonprofit analysts, the news media and others interested in the tax-exempt arena. This means nonprofit leaders should make time to become familiar this report and understand the information it communicates to these many audiences.