SOI Tax Stats - Charities & Other Tax-Exempt Organizations Study Metadata
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The Exempt Organizations Study
Nonprofit charitable organizations are exempt under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Other tax-exempt organizations covered in this section include those exempt under Sections 501(c)(4) through 501(c)(9). Descriptions of these organizations are below:
|Religious, educational, charitable, scientific, or literary organizations; testing for public safety organizations. Also, organizations preventing cruelty to children or animals, or fostering national or international amateur sports competition|
|Civic leagues, social welfare organizations, and local associations of employees|
|Labor, agriculture, and horticultural organizations|
|Business leagues, chambers of commerce, and real estate boards|
|Social and recreational clubs|
|Fraternal beneficiary societies and associations|
|Voluntary employee beneficiary associations|
Data are compiled from Form 990, Return of Organization Exempt from Income Tax, and Form 990-EZ.
This page provides additional information about data produced in SOI's Charities & Other Tax-Exempt Organizations Study. Please click on a link below to get started.
|• Selected Terms and Concepts||• Current and Prior Revisions of Forms 990 and 990-EZ||• Data Sources and Limitations|
Please visit the Charities & Other Tax-Exempt Organizations Statistics page for data tables, articles, and publicly available microdata.
The IRS Tax Information for Charities and Other Non-Profits page provides additional information concerning exempt organizations.