Form 0028 "501(C)(3) Attachment" - South Carolina

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This is a legal form that was released by the South Carolina Secretary of State - a government authority operating within South Carolina. As of today, no separate filing guidelines for the form are provided by the issuing department.

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  • Released on August 1, 2016;
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Name of Corporation:
501(c)(3) Attachment
If your nonprofit is applying for 501 (c)(3) tax exempt status with the Internal Revenue Service, you must include
this attachment with your articles of incorporation. Incorporating as a nonprofit in South Carolina does not
ensure tax exempt status. A determination of tax exempt status can only be made by the Internal Revenue
Service upon submission of an Application for Recognition of Exemption under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal
Revenue Code (Form 1023).
I. Purpose of the Nonprofit Corporation
Notwithstanding any other provisions of these articles, the corporation is organized and operated exclusively for one
or more of the following purposes (you may check as many as are applicable):
__________ Charitable
__________ Scientific
__________ Religious
__________ Testing for Public Safety
__________ Educational
__________ Fostering National or International Amateur Sports Competition
__________ Literary
__________ Prevention of Cruelty to Animals or Children
II. Prohibited Activities
Notwithstanding any other provisions of these articles, no part of the net earnings of the corporation shall inure to the
benefit of, or be distributable to, its members, trustees, officers, or other private persons, except that the corporation
shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable compensation for services rendered and to make payments
and distributions in furtherance of the purposes set forth in Article 1 above. No substantial part of the activities of the
corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the
corporation shall not participate in, or intervene in (including the publishing or distribution of statements) any political
campaign on behalf of or in opposition to any candidate for political office. Notwithstanding any other provisions of
these articles, the corporation shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on (a) by a corporation
exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) pf the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section
of any future federal tax code, or (b) by a corporation, contributions to which are deductible under section 170 (c)(2)
of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.
III. Distributions Upon Dissolution
Upon the dissolution of the corporation, assets shall be distributed for one or more exempt purposes within the
meaning of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (See Article I above), or the corresponding section of any
future federal tax code, or shall be distributed to the federal government, or to a state or local government, for a
public purpose. Any such assets not so disposed shall be disposed of by a court of competent jurisdiction of the
county in which the principal office of the corporation is then located, exclusively for such purposes or to such
organization or organizations, as said court shall determine, which are organized and operated exclusively for such
purposes.
Form Revised by South Carolina Secretary of State, August 2016
F0028
Name of Corporation:
501(c)(3) Attachment
If your nonprofit is applying for 501 (c)(3) tax exempt status with the Internal Revenue Service, you must include
this attachment with your articles of incorporation. Incorporating as a nonprofit in South Carolina does not
ensure tax exempt status. A determination of tax exempt status can only be made by the Internal Revenue
Service upon submission of an Application for Recognition of Exemption under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal
Revenue Code (Form 1023).
I. Purpose of the Nonprofit Corporation
Notwithstanding any other provisions of these articles, the corporation is organized and operated exclusively for one
or more of the following purposes (you may check as many as are applicable):
__________ Charitable
__________ Scientific
__________ Religious
__________ Testing for Public Safety
__________ Educational
__________ Fostering National or International Amateur Sports Competition
__________ Literary
__________ Prevention of Cruelty to Animals or Children
II. Prohibited Activities
Notwithstanding any other provisions of these articles, no part of the net earnings of the corporation shall inure to the
benefit of, or be distributable to, its members, trustees, officers, or other private persons, except that the corporation
shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable compensation for services rendered and to make payments
and distributions in furtherance of the purposes set forth in Article 1 above. No substantial part of the activities of the
corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the
corporation shall not participate in, or intervene in (including the publishing or distribution of statements) any political
campaign on behalf of or in opposition to any candidate for political office. Notwithstanding any other provisions of
these articles, the corporation shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on (a) by a corporation
exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) pf the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section
of any future federal tax code, or (b) by a corporation, contributions to which are deductible under section 170 (c)(2)
of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.
III. Distributions Upon Dissolution
Upon the dissolution of the corporation, assets shall be distributed for one or more exempt purposes within the
meaning of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (See Article I above), or the corresponding section of any
future federal tax code, or shall be distributed to the federal government, or to a state or local government, for a
public purpose. Any such assets not so disposed shall be disposed of by a court of competent jurisdiction of the
county in which the principal office of the corporation is then located, exclusively for such purposes or to such
organization or organizations, as said court shall determine, which are organized and operated exclusively for such
purposes.
Form Revised by South Carolina Secretary of State, August 2016
F0028