On 9/30/08 12:42 PM, "Jim VanDerHeyden" <jlv@cableone. net
> Fun stuff guys...
> Does anybody in the group know a lawyer... it's my understanding that
> BSA needs to be a legal org. recognized by the state.
> A 501C3 status as a non profit, tax exempt organization, would do the
> trick. Many organized sporting groups use this status, it might be
> worth checking into.
> Jim V.
> On Sep 30, 8:28 am, "Jason Brickner" <jasonbrick.. .@...
>> .. then there is the legal risks and taxes. Why didn't they mention this
>> earlier on. Maybe we want to get iWindsurf to take this on.
>> Good grief.
>> From: snowkiteid.. .@yahoogroups. com
[mailto:snowkiteid.. .@yahoogroups. com
>> On Behalf Of Steve Linane
>> Sent: Monday, September 29, 2008 8:07 PM
>> To: snowkiteid.. .@yahoogroups. com
>> Subject: Re: [snowkiteidaho] FW: Corporation registration
>> I say we start looking for volunteers . a corporation heeds officers a
>> President a treasurer and a sectary . if no one volunteers we give up on the
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: Gear Daddy <mailto:geardaddy... @...
>> To: Snowkiteidaho <mailto:snowkiteid.. .@yahoogroups. com
> ; Boise Sailors
>> <mailto:BoiseSailors@ googlegroups. com
>> Sent: Monday, September 29, 2008 4:15 PM
>> Subject: [snowkiteidaho] FW: Corporation registration
>> Ok guys,
>> Now I need some help. A little frustrating I know...Tell me about it!!!
>> A.C.E. needs our group registered as a corporation. All the paper work is
>> complete for the wind meter, BUT our official group needs to be a
>> corporation for the wind meter to be finalized (see email below). I'm
>> requiring some help to get this done. So all those who have a bunch of free
>> time not
doing anything special????? I guess since I'm president I can
>> dictate, Ask, Plead, beg someone to help make our group a corporation.
>> Again this is only necessary if we want the wind meter. I'm happy with the
>> current wind meters if we chose not to do this. How much do we want a wind
>> meter to make our group a corp? I'm sure there will have to be other
>> official offices and documentation and fees. I will continue to support the
>> wind meter cause if others really want this.
>> Please let me know if we should continue forward on this project. Please let
>> your thoughts or vote be known by Friday.
>> Eddy Petranek
>> epetra...@gmail. com
>> ------ Forwarded
>> From: "Morbach, David J NWW" <David.J.Morb. ..@usace. army.mil
>> Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2008 13:29:30 -0700
>> To: Eddy Petranek <epetra...@gmail. com
>> Cc: "Dunning, Joyce M NWW" <Joyce.M.Dunn. ..@usace. army.mil
>> Robert D NWW" <Robert.D.Eskild. ..@usace. army.mil
>> Subject: Corporation registration
>> Eddy: I think you might have misunderstood my question on the authority to
>> sign documents and the association itself. Not a problem, we just need to
>> get the Boise Sailors Association
squared away as a legal entity.
>> Our directives indicate that:
>> " Grants will not be made to unincorporated associations unless they are
>> legal entities that can hold property, sue, and be sued under the laws of
>> the state where the property is located." (your association will be the
>> grantee. A license, permit, lease or easement is considered a grant)
>> Your project is approved, but before we can execute the license your
>> Association must meet the requirements of our regulations. I apologize in
>> that I may not have made this clear enough to you. No hurdle we can't get
>> over. Give me a call and we can discuss further. Thanks, Dave.
>> David J. Morbach
>> Realty Specialist
>> Army Corps of Engineers
>> ------ End of Forwarded Message