Nonprofit Corporations

If you intend to apply for an IRS federal tax exemption as a charitable organization, your articles of incorporation must contain a required purpose clause and a dissolution of assets provision. Information on 501(c)(3) qualification is available on the IRS website, Click on the "Charities and Nonprofits" link and then the "Life Cycle of a Public Charity Link."

Domestic Nonprofit Corporations:

Domestic Forms are used by organizations incorporated IN South Dakota.


Foreign Nonprofit Corporations:

Foreign Forms are used by organizations whose state of incorporation is NOT South Dakota.


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