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New Resources Offer Everything You Need to Know About 501(c)(4) Advocacy

For many advocates, building and running a 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization might seem like a daunting prospect. We’ve developed a new suite of tools to show advocates how this type of nonprofit could be just right for them – and how to avoid common pitfalls in the startup process.

Lobbying Disclosure Act Registration Threshold Increased

Effective on January 1, 2017, the registration threshold for lobbying under the federal Lobbying Disclosure Act has been increased from $12,500 to $13,000 to reflect changes in the Consumer Price Index. The registration threshold is updated every four years, with the next update in 2021.

Thinking of Forming a 501(c)(4)? Start Here!

Bolder Advocacy offers a suite of resources for advocates who are considering forming a 501(c)(4) nonprofit. The materials were created by BA’s experts in conjunction with the Atlas Learning Project, and include three main pieces: the Primer on Social Welfare Organizations: Using 501(c)(4) Organizations for Good , the C4 Strategy and Discussion Guide, and Considering…

Thinking of Forming a 501(c)(4)? Start Here!

Bolder Advocacy offers a suite of resources for advocates who are considering forming a 501(c)(4) nonprofit. The materials were created by BA’s experts in conjunction with the Atlas Learning Project.

Considering Starting a 501(c)4? Case Studies

Deciding whether—or when—to establish a 501(c)(4) organization is never an easy decision. Questions about purpose, scope, funding, perception, timing, and legal compliance all come into play. Here we present case studies that describe how three different groups, with different structures, needs, and pressures, answered the questions for themselves.

Bolder Advocacy Weighs In: Parks Foundation

Parks Foundation v. Commissioner of Internal Revenue raises significant yet rarely addressed issues regarding the application of the Internal Revenue Code’s lobbying rules to private foundations and charitable organizations.