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Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
http://www.irs.gov/charities/index.html
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Provides legal and tax information for charitable and non-profit organizations

The Non-Profit Sector in the United States:
A Guide to Selected Information Sources

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Overview
Introduction
Monographs
Selected Journal Articles
Internet Resources
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Nonprofit Accounting Basics
http://www.nonprofitaccountingbasics.org/ External Link
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A web-site developed by The Greater Society of CPAs Nonprofit Financial Accountability Task Force. Serves as a reference portal for nonprofits with regard to accounting questions and understanding compliance requirements. In addition, the site provides tools and background information on governance and management, as well as links to other related resources.

The Foundation Center
http://foundationcenter.org/ External Link
Free access

The Foundation Center is a non-profit organization which serves as a source of information on philanthropy in the US and the world. Provides an access to data and analytical reports as well as information on learning opportunities in philanthropy.

The National Center for Charitable Statistics
http://nccs.urban.org/ External Link
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Provides data on the non-profit sector in the US.

The Nonprofit Times
http://www.thenonprofittimes.com/ External Link
Full access limited to onsite patrons and other subscribers

This is an online journal which publishes articles and analytical reports on the non-profit sector in the US on a monthly basis.

USA.gov for Nonprofits
http://www.usa.gov/Business/Nonprofit.shtml External Link
Free access

USA.gov is a web-site maintained by the US government. Provides information on a government-industry relations and regulations. Contains links to resources on grants, loans, management, operations, and tax information in the non-profit sector.

Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy. The Urban Institute.
http://www.urban.org/center/cnp/index.cfm External Link
Free access

The Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy (CNP) conducts and disseminates research on the role and impact of nonprofit organizations and philanthropy.
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