Have Legal Questions? Ask a Lawyer Now.
Hello. Thank you for using JustAnswer.
There is no legal prohibition under IRS regulations or federal law that would prevent you from disclosing the fact that you have submitted an application for charitable status and hope to have a provisional answer soon.
It should be phrased as "we hope we will be able to..." in order to avoid any indication that charitable status is not in doubt.
Please let me know what follow-up questions you have. If my above responses have been helpful, please click Accept so that I get credit for the time/effort. You may always restart the thread and ask follow-up questions at any time by clicking the “Reply” button at the bottom of the question/answer thread. You can access this thread later in your profile under the “My Questions” tab.