We are asked sometimes about the difference between the terms “charity,” “nonprofit,” non-profit,” and “not-for-profit.” This is a very good question, as many people use the terms interchangeably and incorrectly. So, here’s a brief explanation of terms. The answer has to do with state and federal law, and who is speaking.
Many charities tell you your gift is tax deductible. Why SHOULDN'T they do this?
Can nonprofit political speech be regulated, given recent events?