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Simple Charity Registration and GuideStar Partnering to Make Transparency and Compliance Easy for Nonprofits

Simple Charity Registration, an online form-fill tool that eases the process of state charitable solicitation registration, is pleased to announce its new partnership with the venerable nonprofit information center, GuideStar.

GuideStar provides accessible, easy to understand information on all of the nation’s’ 1.8 million charities that are registered with the IRS in order to promote accountability and transparency as a service to nonprofit organizations, funders, and the general public.  To further their impact, GuideStar created GuideStar Exchange, which allows charities to make greater levels of their information publicly available, such as governance, program, and impact.

GuideStar is partnering with Simple Charity Registration to provide a simple, affordable process for charities managing their state registration, making state compliance easy as well.

GuideStar members can go to Simple Charity Registration today and receive a 15% discount. Additionally, GuideStar Exchange Bronze, Silver and Gold members can save even more, up to 30% by visiting their GuideStar Exchange dashboard. Plus, your first state is free. You can create a free, no obligation account. You will not be billed until you print forms.

Gone are the days of piles of manila folders cluttering your desk, juggling deadlines and extension letters because you owe states your 990 but your 990 isn’t due for a couple more months, and trying to figure out the arcane charity registration rules of 40 different states. Simple Charity Registration helps users determine in which states they need to register, asks the right questions, fills out the appropriate forms, and provides simple filing instructions. The innovative tool also keeps you on track with helpful email deadline reminders and saves your information year-to-year making next year a breeze. can save you hundreds of hours of needless research and paperwork, and thousands of dollars, either in staff time or by hiring an outside firm (which still require significant time), and keep the process simple and manageable.

And now, GuideStar members get to use it at a discount.

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