The following article, written by Juliana Kreul and published in WebCPA on October 31, 2011 is a very thorough explanation of how thousands of non-profits lost their exempt status in 2011. It also includes recommendations for Organizations in this position to get reinstated with the IRS. The process is lengthy, but well worth the effort if your Organization has found itself with this predicament.
CLICK HERE: Revocation of Non-Profit Status by the IRS
For assistance with filing past 990s and questions related to revokation and reinstatement for exempt organization, contact Schutte & Hilgendorf, a Prescott CPA firm, specializing in providing audit, accounting and tax services to non-profits in greater Northern Arizona. We are located in Prescott, Arizona at 3140 Stillwater Drive. Phone #928-778-0079. Visit our website at www.prescottaccountants.com.