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Definition of Association - Section 527 Political Organizations

In general, an association is a group of persons banded together for a specific purpose. The association should have a written document, such as articles of association showing its creation. At least two persons must sign the document, which must be dated.

The definition of an association can vary under state law. You may wish to consult the law of the state in which the organization is organized.

Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 05-Mar-2014