Issue Number: 2010-1
New user fees apply to Exempt Organizations exemption applications, ruling requests and other matters for 2010. Consult section 6 of Revenue Procedure 2010-8 to ensure that you include the appropriate fee with your application for exemption or other ruling or determination request.
Applicants for exemption from Federal income tax, other than those filing Form 1023, should be sure to include the revised Form 8718, User Fee for Exempt Organization Determination Letter Request, with their submissions.
The IRS has revised procedures for for the issuance of ruling letters, information letters, etc., on matters related to Code sections under the jurisdication of the Commissioner, Tax Exempt and Government Entities.
Revenue Procedure 2010-5 explains when and how Exempt Organizations Technical provides technical advice to area managers and appeals offices regarding exempt organization matters and provides a general update of Revenue 2009-5.
The IRS issued the results of a six-month study that proposes new registration, testing and continuing education requirements for tax return preparers. Read the report and recommendations on IRS.gov.
Review statistical studies of exempt organizations and individual noncash charitable contributions compiled by the IRS Statistics of Income Division and learn how to download and use EO Master File Data on IRS.gov.
If you have a technical or procedural question relating to Exempt Organizations, visit the Charities and Nonprofits homepage on the IRS.gov Web site.
If you have a specific question about exempt organizations, call EO Customer Account Services at 1-877-829-5500.