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Are there self-dealing issues related to foundation board, staff, and family attending nonprofit events?

Yes, self-dealing rules affect whether foundation staff, trustees, donors, and family members may attend nonprofit events at the foundation’s expense. Download our How to Avoid Self-Dealing Primer and refer to pages 14 and 15. The Primer features valuable guidance on many other common self-dealing issues. Need expert legal advice? Consider Exponent’s SignaturePLUS Membership and get up... Read More

What conference sessions center around legal compliance?

The following conference sessions center around legal compliance:  Wednesday, October 18th SESSION: Foundations 101: Legal Basics 9:00 AM – 10:15 AM Hear an overview of all private foundations rules, from filing the Form 990-PF to public disclosure rules and the self-dealing rules. This survey of the rules will empower you to know when to raise questions with... Read More