How to Apply for Tax-Exempt Status 2014

Date & Time: Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 9:15 pm

CLE Credit: Yes

Event Description
Credit: 3.0 Credit Hours

Description: This course will help you complete a successful Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form 1023 for a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization. A panel of experienced practitioners will help you understand the process of establishing a public charity or pri­vate foundation under D.C. law and how to apply to the IRS for recognition of the tax exemption. Faculty will explain the incorpo­ration steps and guide you through Form 1023, question by question, highlighting the standards the IRS applies. In addition, our panel will discuss strategies for responding to questions the IRS may ask in its review of your organization's application.

D.C. Bar Conference Center
1101 K Street NW
(Nearest Metro Stop: Metro Center 12th Street)
Washington DC 20005

Contact Information
CLE Program
Phone: 202-626-3488
Fax: 202-942-9750

  • Brian Menkes, Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation

  • Frank Smith, RAFFA, P.C.

  • Julian Spirer, Spirer Law Firm, P.C. (Faculty Chair)


Arts, Entertainment, Media and Sports Law Section


Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Section


D.C. Bar Members


District of Columbia Affairs Section


Government Attorneys


Labor and Employment Law Section




Taxation Section