Copilevitz & Canter, LLC: Attorneys Specializing in Nonprofit Organizations
Why Copilevitz & Canter, LLC?
Nonprofit organizations look to Copilevitz & Canter, LLC to assist them in complying with applicable federal tax laws. They trust our law firm knowing that attorneys in the firm have represented nonprofit organizations for over 30 years.
Our Valued, Varied Clients
Clients of Copilevitz & Canter include colleges and universities, churches, health care charities, research organizations, think tanks, developers of housing for low-income families and the elderly, economic development organizations for disadvantaged communities, private foundations, trade associations, and veterans organizations. Our clients operate in the U.S. as well as in other countries.
Cost-Effective Legal Services for New and Existing Nonprofits
With offices in Washington, DC, and Kansas City, Missouri, Copilevitz & Canter, LLC ("C&C") was formed in 1993 by the merger of two law firms with extensive knowledge and experience representing nonprofit organizations (NPOs). Our lawyers advise and represent 501(c)(3) and other types of nonprofit organizations in such matters as the following:
- Planned Giving & Nonprofits
- 501(c) 3 and Other Types of Nonprofits
- Corporate Sponsorship
- Dealing with an IRS Audit
- Ensuring Contributions are Tax-Deductible
- Forming a Tax-Exempt Nonprofit
- Protection of Trademark Rights
- The Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT)
Full-Service Law Firm for Tax-Exempt Organizations
The law firm represents more than 250 tax-exempt organizations from start-up (forming a non-profit entity) through maintaining tax-exempt status and providing general legal counsel. Because we focus our legal practice on tax-exempt organizations (including charitable, educational, and religious organizations), our attorneys and legal staff are highly knowledgeable about tax-exemption rules and regulations governing NPOs.
Contact Us for More Information
If you plan to form a not-for-profit organization or serve as the manager of an NPO, you understand the importance of following the complex laws and regulations required to obtain and maintain tax-exempt status. The not-for-profit organization lawyers of Copilevitz & Canter, LLC invite your inquiry on legal issues pertaining to non-profits. Call or email us to discuss your organization's goals and concerns.