Approved for 1.0 hour of CLE credit in Kansas & Missouri
Washburn University School of Law Presents:
Formation & Governance of a 501(c)(3) Tax Exempt Organization
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Noon - 12:50 PM
Noon: Webinar Begins
Professor Janet Jackson, Washburn University School of Law, Topeka
Matthew Wiebe, Washburn University School of Law, Topeka
Michael Davis, Washburn University School of Law, Topeka
This webinar will highlight critical issues when applying for tax-exempt status, review current areas of focus and examination by the IRS in the area of nonprofit governance, and provide guidance in establishing best practices in order to minimize liabilities for nonprofit organizations.
12:50 PM: Program Adjourns
Prof. Janet Jackson, Washburn University School of Law, Topeka
Professor Jackson joined Washburn University School of Law in 2004. She teaches and writes in the areas of nonprofit law, entrepreneurial law, and race and the law. She is a frequent speaker in the area of nonprofit law & governance and regularly serves on local and national nonprofit boards. She hosts the monthly community affairs TV series, I’ve Got Issues Live on PBS station KTWU-TV. Prior to teaching, Professor Jackson practiced law and was the CEO of a nonprofit organization.
Michael Davis is a third-year student at Washburn University School of Law. Michael was born and raised in St.Louis, Missouri. Michael received his bachelor's degree in education from Harris–Stowe State University in St. Louis. Michael has an interest in government work after graduation.
Matthew Wiebe is a third-year student at Washburn University School of Law and is also earning his M.B.A. through the dual-degree program. He grew up in Hillsboro, Kansas, and earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting at Tabor College. After graduation, Matthew plans to practice business, securities, and nonprofit law.
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