Re: [CALBIRDS] Audubon Societies at IRS Exemption RISK!!!!
- To all:
I scanned the Excel spreadsheet option on the link below and found the following.
Coachella Valley Audubon Society Corporation
Lake Tahoe Audubon Society
Palos Verdes Penninsula Audubon
Plumas Audubon Society
Tulare County Audubon Society Inc.
NEW INSTITUTE OF ASIAN ORNITHOLOGY SAN FRANCISCO
BIRD ASSOCIATION OF CALIFORNIA-5- BAY AREA OAKLAND
BIRDS OF PREY PRESERVATION PROGRAM SANTA BARBARA
BLUEBIRD FOUNDATIONS J H CAROL CPA NEWPORT BEACH
CAPITOL CITY BIRD SOCIETY CITRUS HTS
COVENTRY COMPANION BIRD SURIVAL CENTER REDDING
EAST SAN GABRIEL VALLEY BIRD SOCIETY GLENDORA
HEMET VALLEY BIRD SOCIETY SAN JACINTO
HI DESERT BIRD CLUB LUCERNE VLY
HUMMINGBIRD FAMILY RESOURCE CENTER INC TECOPA
HUMMINGBIRD FOUNDATION BEVERLY HILLS
LITTLE BIRDS OF SAN DIEGO LA MESA
SONGBIRD CARE AND EDUCATION CENTER FOUNTAIN VLY
SONGBIRD FOUNDATION INC ENCINO
WORLD FAMILY OF BLUEBIRD MONTEBELLO
Perhaps someone connected in any way with those organizations might let them know they're teetering on the brink of extinction.
North Hills, Ca
At 07:12 PM 8/4/2010, wagtail1997 wrote:
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>News is circulating among genealogy groups, but Audubon chapters and other non-profits should be also be aware, that the IRS is involved in a process of dropping tax-exempt status from non-profits who haven't filled out the necessary paperwork.
>A list of California at risk organizations can be seen at:
>Choose California from the table.
>I searched the California file for the term "Audubon" and found 5 (small?) Audubon chapters that are on the list. (Sea and Sage Audubon is NOT one of them, my locals rest assured).
>If you are a member of a California non-profit (and who isn,t), I ask you to look over the California list, and if you find your organization on it, make sure the proper person in your organization does something to remedy the situation.
>Dana Point, CA