The IRS announces new Form 990-EZ with help icons to assist organizations with accurate filing .
Organizations that do not pass the public support test may be treated as private foundations.
The IRS posted the final 2011 Form 990 and instructions on its website.
The IRS extended the filing deadline for Form 990 until March 30, 2012, for many tax-exempt organizations with a filing due date during the first two months of the new year.
The IRS issued final regulations implementing extensive revisions made in 2008 to Form 990.
The IRS issued final regulations implementing extensive revisions made in 2008 to Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax.
The redesigned Form 990 has been the subject of much discussion since the IRS released it in 2007, and several areas of confusion have been identified. This item highlights problems frequently encountered by practitioners, including many compensation issues.
The IRS announced that certain tax-exempt hospitals will be granted an automatic three-month extension to file their 2010 Forms 990.
The IRS has raised the gross receipts threshold for Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax, from $25,000 to $50,000, allowing more tax-exempt organizations to avoid filing a full Form 990 or 990-EZ.