Helpful Links

Tax Exemption & Taxation

Internal Revenue Service, Charities & Nonprofits
Colorado Department of Revenue
Colorado Division of Property Taxation, Exemptions

Corporate Law

Colorado Secretary of State, Business Division
Colorado Revised Nonprofit Corporation Act (C.R.S. §§ 7-121-101 to 7-137-301)
Colorado Corporations and Associations Act (C.R.S. §§ 7-90-101 to 7-90-1005)

Fiscal Sponsorship

Fiscal Sponsor Directory (and Resources)
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center
Trailhead Institute

Nonprofit Governance & Management

Alliance for Nonprofit Management
SOS e-Learning Module
Colorado Nonprofit Association – Principles & Practices

Charitable Foundations

Exponent Philanthropy
Council on Foundations
Colorado Association of Funders
Foundation Center
Grant Craft

Strategic Planning & Overall Assistance

Colorado Nonprofit Association
Community Resource Center
Independent Sector
Alliance of Nonprofit Mailers (Postal Privileges)
National Association of Scholarship Providers

Charitable Giving

Planned Giving Design Center


Colorado Secretary of State, Charity & Fundraiser Registration
Colorado Secretary of State, Bingo & Raffles
National Association of State Charity Officials
Colorado Charitable Solicitations Act (C.R.S. §§ 6-16-101 to 6-16-114)

Nonprofit Oversight

Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Alliance
Charity Watch

Social Enterprise

Social Enterprise Alliance
Harvard Business School Social Enterprise Initiative


Nonprofit Law Prof Blog
Nonprofit Law Blog-NEO Law Group
Chronicle of Philanthropy