Starting a Nonprofit

Start Up Select

What You Get with Start Up Select

  • IRS compliant Articles of Incorporation
  • Employer Identification Number (EIN)
  • Bylaws
  • Application to the IRS for tax-exempt status (form 1023 or 1024)
  • Assistance with narrative description of programs
  • Assistance with required three-year budget
  • Sales tax exemption assessment/application if eligible
  • Attorney General initial registration, if needed
  • Review of key regulatory obligations
  • Introduction to nonprofit sector best practices
  • Written acknowledgement to donors template
  • Assistance with IRS follow-up correspondence as needed (We can be your authorized representative to the IRS, if desired.)
  • One free registration to Propel Nonprofits’ Board Boot Camp training

The fee of $975 is due to Propel Nonprofits at the start of your project. (Application fees to the State of Minnesota and the IRS are required and are not included in the Propel Nonprofits fee.)