Charitable and Not for Profit Organizations
We Counsel Not-For Profit Clients in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C.
The business attorneys at Pirsch & Associates provide one-stop service for small and midsized businesses on a wide range of issues from initial formation to contract documentation and litigation. Advising and representing charitable and not-for-profit entities also forms an important part of our business practice.
With 30 years of experience and an LL.M in Taxation from Georgetown Law, Elizabeth Pirsch understands how to guide both new and established chariable and not-for-profits past the procedural hurdles of initial formation, qualification, and structural changes or disputes.
Additionally, she can help with strategic operational planning, tax planning and fundraising compliance, and the documentation of your vendor contracts. As an experienced lawyer, she can also protect your interests whenever litigation appears necessary to enforce contract rights or resolve corporate governance problems.
Your charitable or not-for-profit organization can benefit from our law firm’s experience and advice in any of the following areas:
Business entity selection, formation and registration
Advice for compliance with Internal Revenue Code and state requirements for charitable and other specific types of not-for profit organization and preparation of your IRS and state application to qualify as such
Documentation and regulatory compliance of employee benefit plans for employees.
Negotiation and preparation of noncompete agreements, confidentiality agreements, and nonsolicitation covenants.
Advice about business licenses, tax accounting systems, compliance and reporting issues, and separate profit making activities that may concurrently exist.
Management succession planning
At Pirsch & Associates, we?re proud of our willingness and ability to work with charitable and nonprofit organizations of all sizes and levels of sophistication. We can help with everything from forming the initial organization to the qualification and protection of your tax-exempt status as a charitable organization, business league, or other nonprofit. We also advise nonprofits about meeting the legal challenges presented by periods of rapid growth or contraction, membership disputes, or conflicts between an organization?s board, its executive and/or its volunteers.
For additional information about the scope of our experience with charitable and not-for-profit organizations, contact a knowledgeable lawyer at Pirsch & Associates in Alexandria.
Pirsch & Associates, PLLC
1307 Duke STreet
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
If you want to form a charitable or not-for-profit organization, or if you are looking for representation for an existing charitable or not-for-profit organization, call a business and tax attorney at Pirsch & Associates, PLLC.